January 29th, 2018

R v Quartey, 2018 ABCA – Sexual Assault Stereotypes Not Applied In Rejecting Accused’s Evidence

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Appeal from sexual assault conviction. W(D) case with sole issue being consent. Trial judge found the appellant’s assertions that he was not interested in sex, wanted to avoid sexual contact, and refused the complainant’s attempts to fellate him to be “unbelievable”.  Issue on appeal of whether trial judge erred by applying stereotypical myths in rejecting … Read More.