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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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How the Scottish Government Blocks Your Emails

In writing to the Scottish Government on the topic of extreme pornography, twice my emails were blocked. The first time, in 2008, the email was saved from the dump. Thank you for your e mail.  Unfortunately it got caught by … Continue reading

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Scottish Government “Consultation” for criminalisation of purchase of sex‏

The Scottish Government has opened up a consultation regarding Trish Godman’s proposal for the criminalisation of the purchase of sex. This proposal would, if passed, make it a crime for customers to pay for sexual services. Also considered are the … Continue reading

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Scottish Parliament Moves Against Lap Dancing

On 13 April 2010, the Justice Committee from the Scottish Parliament decided to issue a call for evidence for amendment 516 which equates lap dancing with sex shops. The text of the amendment can be found here: http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/justice/inquiries/CriminalJusticeandLicensing/amdt516.pdf The amendment … Continue reading

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