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Need to know about Criminal Harassment or Stalking?

This information is for women who have survived crimes like sexual assault (rape or any other unwanted sex acts, like touching or grabbing), assault (hitting, beating, etc.), the threat of assault, or criminal harassment (stalking).

Available in:

English

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2012

The Bullying Zine

This zine, prepared for a youth audience, has articles and information on topics related to bullying and the law, presented with comics and other graphics.

Available in:

English

Format:

Booklet/PDF

Produced/Updated In:

2012

Criminal Harassment

This resource describes the types of activities that are considered to be criminal harassment offences. It includes information on how victims can record and report harassment incidents.

Available in:

English

Format:

Booklet/PDF

Produced/Updated In:

2011

House Party

The spring 2011 issue of the Justice for Children and Youth newsletter looks at some of the legal issues that might arise when young people attend house parties. It discusses assault, alcohol, property damage, drunk driving, drugs, and the rights of youth when in contact with the police.

Available in:

English

Format:

Booklet/PDF

Produced/Updated In:

2011

LawFacts.ca

LawFacts is a website designed by Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) that provides free legal information about criminal, family, and refugee law, and court-related mental health issues. Resources for Aboriginal Canadians and help with finding a lawyer are also available.

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2011

Peace Bonds & Restraining Orders

In question-and-answer format, this resource explains the criteria for getting a peace bond or a restraining order, the difference between them, how to apply for one, the conditions the court may impose on the other person, and the consequences of disobeying the order. Note: Although this booklet was published by a New Brunswick organization, the information in it applies across Canada.

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Booklet/PDF

Produced/Updated In:

2011

Forced Marriage

This web site has information about forced, non-consensual marriage, including what forced marriage is and how someone in a forced marriage can find help. There are also resources for people and service providers who are helping those in forced marriages.

Available in:

English

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2010

Reporting Peer to Peer Violence in Schools

This webinar, presented by Zahra Dhanani of the Metropolitan Action Committee on Violence Against Women and Children (METRAC), is an overview of Bill 157, legislation that creates obligations to report and respond to serious incidents in Ontario schools.

Available in:

English

Produced by:

METRAC

Format:

Webinar

Produced/Updated In:

2010

Sexual Assault and Harassment

This webinar is part of a series presented by Zahra Dhanani, the Legal Director of Metropolitan Action Committee on Violence Against Women and Children (METRAC). It looks at legal and social aspects of sexual assault and sexual harassment, legal options for women who experience violence, and the changes needed to end it.

Available in:

English

Produced by:

METRAC

Format:

Webinar

Produced/Updated In:

2010

Criminal Harassment: Stalking — It’s NOT Love

This page on the Government of Canada website describes stalking, explains what to do and what not to do if you or someone you know is being stalked, and gives information on what is known about stalking in Canada.

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2009