Recorded Seminar: Consent and Honest Mistaken Belief in Consent: Let’s Get a Few Things Straight


Recorded: July 2020, 73 minutes

The law governing the mental and physical elements of sexual assault has become incredibly complex. In this seminar, Professor Sankoff sets out a framework for how to approach the element of consent and consider when a defence of honest mistaken belief in consent should be raised, and how to work through the complexities of the reasonable steps requirement.