Lucinda Vandervort

University of Saskatchewan

Professor

Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A6

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Affirmative Sexual Consent in Canadian Law, Jurisprudence, and Legal Theory

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 395-442, 2012
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2013
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 166 (87,585)

Abstract:

sexual consent, affirmative consent, voluntary agreement, Canada, equality rights, sexual self-determination, sexual autonomy, jurisprudence, criminal law, law reform, legal theory

2.

Honest Beliefs, Credible Lies, and Culpable Awareness: Rhetoric, Inequality, and Mens Rea in Sexual Assault

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 42, No. 4, pp. 625-660, 2004
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2011
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 156 (134,088)
Citation 1

Abstract:

criminal responsibility, sexual assault, consent, mens rea, recklessness, wilful blindness, legal rhetoric

3.

Sexual Consent as Voluntary Agreement: Tales of 'Seduction' or Questions of Law?

New Criminal Law Review: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp.143-201, (January, 2013)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2013
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 146 (141,721)

Abstract:

sexual assault, rape, consent, seduction, criminal law, legal reasoning, judicial decision-making, prosecutorial discretion, charging decisions, police decision-making, Canada

4.

'Too Young to Sell Me Sex!?' Mens Rea, Mistake of Fact, Reckless Exploitation, and the Underage Sex Worker

Criminal Law Quarterly Volume 58, Issue 3/4, 355-378, May 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2013
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 139 (150,827)

Abstract:

sexual assault, sex worker, prostitution, mens rea, statutory rape, reasonable steps, reckless exploitation, inequality, criminal culpability, mistake of fact, statutory bar, prosecutorial discretion, aboriginal, human rights

5.

Access to Justice and the Public Interest in the Administration of Justice

University of New Brunswick Law Journal, Vol. 63, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2013
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 136 (148,534)

Abstract:

access to justice, administration of justice, legitecture, public interest, trial process, courts, dispute resolution, communication, fair hearing, institutional design, fact finding, rule of law, reasons for decision, law reform, jurisprudence, Canada

6.

Mistake of Law and Sexual Assault: Consent and Mens Rea

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 233-309, 1987-1988
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 29 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2011
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 112 (142,449)
Citation 2

Abstract:

sexual assault, consent, mens rea, mistake of law, defence of belief in consent, self-determination, sexual autonomy, affirmative consent

7.

HIV, Fraud, Non-Disclosure, Consent and a Stark Choice: Mabior or Sexual Autonomy?

Criminal Law Quarterly, Volume 60, Issue 2, October 2013, pp. 301-320
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2013
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 111 (174,157)

Abstract:

HIV, consent, non-disclosure, deceit, fraud, Mabior, Hutchinson, sexual assault, sexual autonomy, human rights, equality rights, penal consequences, criminal law, Canada

8.

Sexual Assault: Availability of the Defence of Belief in Consent

Canadian Bar Review, Vol. 84, No. 1, pp. 89-105, 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2011
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 101 (194,217)

Abstract:

sexual assault, criminal responsibility, consent, mens rea, mistake of law, judicial discretion, mistaken belief in consent, rape myths, rule of law

9.

Legal Subversion of the Criminal Justice Process? Judicial, Prosecutorial and Police Discretion in Edmondson, Kindrat, and Brown

Chapter 6, SEXUAL ASSAULT IN CANADA: LAW, LEGAL PRACTICE & WOMEN'S ACTIVISM, Elizabeth Sheehy, ed., Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2012, pp. 111-150
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2014
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 65 (227,466)

Abstract:

sexual assault law,aboriginal child,prosecutorial discretion,police decision-making,judicial discretion,rule of law,legal reasoning,bias,sexual consent,statutory rape,juries,mistake of law,mens rea,belief in consent,human rights,indigenous,feminist,discrimination,inequality,reasonable

10.

Consent and the Criminal Law

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 485-500, 1990
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2013
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 59 (275,284)

Abstract:

autonomy, vulnerable persons, physical integrity, consent, sexual assault, consensual sex, right to die, euthanasia, medical treatment, human rights

11.

Mistake of Law and Obstruction of Justice: A 'Bad Excuse' ... Even for a Lawyer!

University of New Brunswick Law Journal, Vol. 50, pp. 171-186, 2001, University of New Brunswick Law Journal, Vol. 51, pp. 309-310, 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2011
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 56 (284,227)

Abstract:

mistake of law, prosecutorial discretion, mens rea, excuse, obstruction of justice

12.

Legal Aspects of the Medical Treatment of Penitentiary Inmates

Queen's Law Journal, Vol. 3, pp. 368-423, 1977
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2013
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 48 (319,227)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Prisons, Penitentiaries, Prisoner Rights, Access to Health Care, Informed Consent, Consent to Treatment, Right to Refuse Medical Treatment, Coerced Consent, Legal Regulation of Prison Medical Care, Prison Administration, Regulation of Penitentiaries, Human Rights of Prisoners

13.

'To Codify or Not to Codify the Principles of Criminal Responsibility: A Question of Fundamental Justice and Equality'

TOWARDS A CLEAR AND JUST CRIMINAL LAW: A CRIMINAL REPORTS FORUM, pp. 231-242, Don Stuart, Ron Delisle, Allan Manson, eds., Carswell: Toronto, 1999
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2011
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 42 (336,812)

Abstract:

criminal responsibility, codification, principles of fundamental justice, substantive criminal law

14.

Social Justice in the Modern Regulatory State: Duress, Necessity and the Consensual Model in Law

Law and Philosophy, Vol. 6, pp. 205-225, 1987
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2014
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 36 (342,734)

Abstract:

Choice, Necessity, Duress, Consensual Model, Consent, Social Responsibility, Substantive Justice, Distributive Justice, Retributive Justice, Institutional Design, Human Rights, Justification, Excuse, Regulation

15.

Enforcing the Sexual Assault Laws: An Agenda for Action

Resources for Feminist Research, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 44-45, 1985
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 16 May 2010 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2013
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 35 (336,812)

Abstract:

sexual assault, consent, feminist, police, prosecutorial discretion, social norms, criminal justice system, decision-making, equality rights, human rights, legal theory, non-enforcement, judicial discretion, legal definitions, rule of law

16.

The Defence of Belief in Consent: Guidelines and Jury Instructions for Application of Criminal Code Section 265(4)

Criminal Law Quarterly, Vol. 50, No. 4, pp. 441-452, 2005
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2011
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 33 (349,130)

Abstract:

jury instructions, judicial discretion, sexual assault, criminal responsibility, mistake of law, mistake of fact,

17.

Political Control of Independent Administrative Agencies

Study Paper, Administrative Law Series, Administrative Law Project, Law Reform Commission of Canada, 1979, 190 pp.
Number of pages: 200 Posted: 18 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2013
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 27 (324,912)

Abstract:

cabinet appeals, poltical control, political accountability,executive power,rule of law, administrative law, regulation, parliamentary democracy, Canada, National Energy Board, Canadian Transport Commission, Foreign Investment Review Board, Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission

18.

The Lawyer Client Relationship in Ontario: Use and Abuse of the Authority to Act

Ottawa Law Review, Vol. 16, pp. 526-564, 1984
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Mar 2010
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 18 (423,176)

Abstract:

legal ethics, lawyer-client relationship, professional regulation, regulation of the legal profession, abuse of authority to act, abuse of power

19.

Book Review of Marriage by Force? Contestation Over Consent and Coercion in Africa

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 29(2), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 Apr 2017
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 0 (474,907)

Abstract:

Africa, Gender Equality, Marriage Laws, Slavery, Forced Marriage, Consent, Coercion, Pre-Colonial, Colonial, Post-Colonial, Human Rights, Cultural Tradition

20.

Book Review of Implied Consent and Sexual Assault: Intimate Relationships, Autonomy, and Voice

(2016) 28(3) Canadian Journal of Women and the Law 697-702
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 13 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 04 May 2017
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan
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Abstract:

Sexual Consent, Criminal Law, BDSM, Autonomy, Canada, Reform, Motive, Sexual Assault, Equality Rights, Gender Violence, Agency

21.

Blumberg on Moral Criticism

Mind, New Series, Vol. 84, Issue 336, 579-582, October 1975
Posted: 03 Nov 2013
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan

Abstract:

moral criticism, ought, social obligation, conclusiveness, finality, context-bound, human rights, moral argumentation, moral reasoning, social institution, Searle, stand-point, point of view, internal versus external,

22.

Empirical Uncertainty and Legal Decision-Making

MAN, LAW AND MODERN FORMS OF LIFE, Eugenio Bulygin, Jean Louis Gardies, Ilkka Nilniluoto, eds., with an introduction by Michael D. Bayles, volume 1, Law and Philosophy Library, D. Reidel Publishing, pp. 251-261, 1985.
Posted: 18 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2014
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan

Abstract:

legal decision-making, empirical uncertainty, precautionary principle, policy-making, knowledge, societal preference, norms

23.

Reproductive Choice: Screening Policy and Access to the Means of Reproduction

Human Rights Quarterly, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 438-464, 2006
Posted: 14 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2012
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan

Abstract:

human rights, reproductive rights, access to fertility services

Other Papers (2)

Total Downloads: 3    Citations: 0

Abstract:

Reasons for Decision, Judicial Accountability, Right to Know, Transparency, Public Access to the Courts

2.

Swarthmore Sex Scandals Reveal the Pernicious Effects of the Myth that Quaker Colleges and Schools are Egalitarian Rape-Free Zones

Friends Journal: Quaker Life and Thought Today, September 2014
Posted: 30 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2014
Lucinda Vandervort
University of Saskatchewan

Abstract:

rape,sexual assault, Quaker, Religious Society of Friends, complicity, Clery Act, non-reporting, gender equality, colleges, day schools, boarding schools,