Complex Issues in Reproductive and Sexual Health. Charlotte Porter and Fiona Straw C&SH Nottingham. Complicated issues:. Termination of pregnancy Sexual assault Sexual Dysfunction Teenagers Issues of coercion and control Consent. Termination of Pregnancy.
Charlotte Porter and Fiona Straw
Comprehensive review of Sexual Offences
Max sentence 14 years
Fear of vaginal penetration
Involuntary muscle spasm
Sexual Dysfunction in Partner
Avoidance of Sexual Intercourse
& Gynaecological Examinations
Anxiety & Humiliation
UNICEF – Innocenti Report
Adapted from Ross J, Godeau E, Dias S. Sexual health. In: Currie et al. Eds. Young people’s health in context. Health behaviour in school-aged children study : international report from the 2001/2002 survey. WHO Europe;2004.p. 153-160.
Sexual Offences act 2003
Sanofi Pasteur MSD Data on File 2006 06/004
2004 Act- makes common assault an arrestable offence, and made the penalty for breech of a non-molestation order up to 5 years in prison
It is not unlawful to provide contraceptive advice to a girl under the age of 16 without her parents consent provided that..