WE DID IT!!
Thanks for your support. On 9 July consent and ‘mistake of fact’ laws were referred to the Law Reform Commission for review. Here’s the announcement. Stay tuned for how you can have a say in the next steps.
These laws are outdated. The ‘mistake of fact’ defence in Queensland has horrific consequences for survivors of rape and sexual assault who try to access justice. Help us get this issue referred to the law reform commission.