Beatrice Salsman As Individual : Thank you for letting us speak on this issue. NewellS. My main informant was instrumental in finding respondents for my study. But we think the current Criminal Code health and child welfare provisions adequately cover many of these areas.
The removal of any of these support structures has, I believe, both immediate and long-term negative consequences for both individuals and society. The effects of changes in public policy around marriage, and the tendency to treat all conjugal relationships as civil contracts without maintaining distinctions, significantly undermines the potential of marriage to provide personal and societal stability.
We urge you to help protect and maintain this institution for the good of society and for the future well-being of our nation. Overall, in six in ten incidents of sexual violence, the victim is less than 18 years of age. Sexual violence is deployed by prison staff and other prisoners as a way to enforce gender, sexual, and racial hierarchies, and used by staff as a way to reduce tension, placate or punish certain problematic prisoners, and maintain social control Sabo et al.
Prisoners in Perhaps even fewer examinations exist of tenderness and intimacy among men in prison when those relationships are sexual. We cannot forget that presumptions would open the door quite wide.