Tag Archives: Prostitution

Two great pro-sex work blogs

Two fantastic comments relevant to prostitution in Scotland coming at it from a very positive standpoint. Read these, because they have good stuff inside. And as a reminder, the Consultation on the Criminalisation of the Purchase of Sex (Scotland) closes … Continue reading

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Two New Consultations on Banning Prostitution Open

Not one, but two consultations advocating “the Swedish solution” to make criminal the purchase of sexual services have been announced in Northern Ireland and Scotland. The first, in Northern Ireland, is part of the Human Trafficking & Exploitation (Further Provisions … Continue reading

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Anti-Prostitution Campaigner to Challenge Saunas in Edinburgh

You remember back in April the minor uproar caused by someone asking why Edinburgh City Council condones prostitution in saunas? Well, the fellow has made the papers again. City faces legal challenge over ‘brothel’ policy (Scotsman 21 July 2012) THE … Continue reading

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Anti-Prostitution Rushjob Rejected by Scottish Parliament

The attacks on prostitution in Scotland keep coming, and the Scottish Parliament keeps fighting them off. MSP Rhoda Grant’s proposed Member Bill criminalising the purchase of sex was rejected by the Scottish Parliament, it was announced today. It was during … Continue reading

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Sauna Regulations in Edinburgh

On 23 April 2012,  The Scotsman published an article about a recent statement by Edinburgh City Councillor Joanna Mowat on the state of prostitutions and saunas in Edinburgh. Main Article: Tory tears a strip off city’s stance on licensing saunas … Continue reading

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