The act will force "sex tourists" convicted of sex crimes abroad to comply with the sex offenders register, even if they have committed no crime in the UK. A new offence of adult sexual activity with a child covers any sex act that takes place between an adult and a child under This will be difficult to enforce because it enters new legal territory and will require closer cooperation between the national criminal intelligence service and police forces abroad.
The act sweeps away the offences of gross indecency, buggery and soliciting by men, which is sometimes called "cottaging" or "cruising". This will allow sex offender orders and sex offenders restraining orders to be imposed on anyone convicted of serious violent offence if there is evidence that they pose a risk of committing a serious sexual assault.
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Gasper also called for stricter rules governing sex offenders who move to Michigan from other states. Driver, S. Rent this article via DeepDyve. Bottoms, A. Detroit U.
The act complements the new Criminal Justice Act, under which serious sex attackers will receive mandatory life sentences - even if they are first-time offenders. A new offence of sexual assault by penetration deals with assaults involving the insertion of objects, such as bottles, or body parts other than the penis into the vagina or anus.
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Until now, the offence of gross indecency made it illegal for homosexual acts to take place where there were more than two people taking part or present, and in a public lavatory. The act complements the new Criminal Justice Act, under which serious sex attackers will receive mandatory life sentences - even if they are first-time offenders.
Is there anything wrong with this page? Results include estimates for England and initial results for Wales. Sort by Most viewed Relevance Updated newest Updated oldest. There has also been a tightening of the approach to "date rape", although there is no specific law to deal with it.