Big changes to NSW sexual assault laws | 7NEWS

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  • 7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Big changes to NSW sexual assault laws | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

    In a radical legal overhaul, accused rapists can now be convicted if they are unable to show they took active steps to obtain consent for sex. It’s designed to give victims a smoother path to justice but concerns have been raised about how the new laws will work in practice.

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