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Sexual Offences - The Law Handbook, Chapter 38

Sexual Offences - The Law Handbook, Chapter 38

The Law Handbook is a practical guide to understanding the law in NSW and the new 13th edition is just out. It is available online, free and in full text from the Find Legal Answers website. Print copies are available for loan - ask at your local NSW public library.

Chapter 38 is on sexual offences and it covers:

  • types of sexual assault
  • meaning of consent
  • after a sexual assault
  • reporting an assault to police
  • going to court
  • laying charges
  • the trial
  • evidence
  • sentencing
  • child sexual assault
  • victims support.