Although charged with soliciting, he is granted an absolute discharge

An individual charged with soliciting the services of a prostitute hired criminal lawyer Luc Simard to defend him (Section 213 Criminal Code). Because of his job and his trips to the US, this client wished to avoid having a criminal record. After negotiations with the Prosecutor, it was agreed the client would make a donation to a charity organization. The Judge granted an absolute discharge to the client because of

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Soliciting for purposes of engaging in prostitution

THE law have been changed lately. This article will be modified soon. It doesnt describe accurately the law as it applies now.Many people do not realize this, but the act of prostitution per se is not criminal in Canada. It is rather a set of related activities that are (i.e. running a common bawdy-house – Section 210 of the Criminal Code of Canada -, procuring – Section 212 of the

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