Caitlin Roper is an activist and writer. She is campaigns manager for grassroots campaigning movement Collective Shout: for a world free of sexploitation (www.collectiveshout.org), which works to expose corporations, advertisers and marketers who objectify women and sexualize girls to sell products and services. Caitlin is a founding member and chair of Adopt Nordic WA (http://www.adoptnordicwa.org/) to advocate for the Nordic approach to prostitution in Western Australia. She is a speaker and committee member of Reclaim the Night Perth. Caitlin contributed a chapter to Prostitution Narratives: Stories of Survival in the Sex Trade (2016). She is currently completing a Masters by Research at RMIT.
This report is an account of the legal battle between Australian grassroots campaigning movement Collective Shout and Sexpo, the annual sex industry exhibition. Sexpo brought a lawsuit against Collective Shout after their campaign against Sexpo’s promotion of live-streamed porn shows on public buses servicing school routes. In April 2018, Sexpo’s application was dismissed, with Sexpo ordered to pay Collective Shout’s legal costs.
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"Collective Shout's Victory Against Sexpo: A Win for Children's Rights,"
Dignity: A Journal on Sexual Exploitation and Violence:
3, Article 9.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.uri.edu/dignity/vol3/iss3/9
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