Unacceptable: Responding to Technology-Facilitated Gender-Based Violence

  – La version française suit –  “Unacceptable: Responding to Technology-Facilitated Gender-Based Violence” defines and describes different forms of technology-facilitated gender-based violence (TFGBV). The guide also outlines steps that people experiencing TFGBV can take to address the violence, including potential legal remedies.   The publication was prepared by Rosel Kim, Staff Lawyer at LEAF and lead for LEAF’s Technology-Facilitated Violence […]

R. v. Sullivan and R. v. Chan factsheet

LEAF has put together a factsheet examining sexual assault and extreme intoxication. The Supreme Court will consider these issues in the cases R. v. Sullivan and R. v. Chan. Learn about the defence of “self-induced extreme intoxication” and what the defence means – and does NOT mean – in sexual assault cases. You can see […]

A.S. v. H.M.Q. Factsheet

LEAF has put together a factsheet to help break down the issues in A.S. v. H.M.Q. Learn about the use of complainants’ private records in sexual assault trials, and why LEAF is involved in the case. You can see the factsheet below, and download it here. A plain text version of the factsheet is also […]

R. v. Kirkpatrick Factsheet

LEAF has put together a factsheet to help break down the issues in R. v. Kirkpatrick. Learn about what the law and courts say about condom use and consent, and why LEAF is involved in this case. You can see the factsheet below, and download it here. A plain text version of the factsheet is […]

Impact Case Study – LEAF and Income Assistance

This publication was created as part of LEAF’s Feminist Strategic Litigation (FSL) Project. The FSL Project examines the use and impact of feminist strategic litigation to help LEAF, feminists, and gender equality advocates more effectively combat systemic discrimination and oppression. This impact case study looks at LEAF’s work in the area of income assistance. It analyzes […]

Impact Case Study – LEAF and Abortion Access in PEI

This publication was created as part of LEAF’s Feminist Strategic Litigation (FSL) Project. The FSL Project examines the use and impact of feminist strategic litigation to help LEAF, feminists, and gender equality advocates more effectively combat systemic discrimination and oppression. This impact case study looks at LEAF’s work helping to bring abortion access to Prince Edward […]

Impact Case Study – LEAF and Consent Law

This publication was created as part of LEAF’s Feminist Strategic Litigation (FSL) Project. The FSL Project examines the use and impact of feminist strategic litigation to help LEAF, feminists, and gender equality advocates more effectively combat systemic discrimination and oppression. This impact case study looks at LEAF’s work in the area of consent law. It analyzes […]

What is Feminist Strategic Litigation?

Download a plain text version of this fact sheet below. This publication was created as part of LEAF’s Feminist Strategic Litigation (FSL) Project. The FSL Project examines the use and impact of feminist strategic litigation to help LEAF, feminists, and gender equality advocates more effectively combat systemic discrimination and oppression. Check out other fact sheets […]

Why Use the Law as Feminists?

Download a plain text version of this fact sheet below. This publication was created as part of LEAF’s Feminist Strategic Litigation (FSL) Project. The FSL Project examines the use and impact of feminist strategic litigation to help LEAF, feminists, and gender equality advocates more effectively combat systemic discrimination and oppression. Check out other fact sheets […]

Measuring Impact

Download this fact sheet or a plain text version below. This publication was created as part of LEAF’s Feminist Strategic Litigation (FSL) Project. The FSL Project examines the use and impact of feminist strategic litigation to help LEAF, feminists, and gender equality advocates more effectively combat systemic discrimination and oppression. Check out other fact sheets created […]