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Students stage walkout following sexual assault allegations

About 50 female students at East Elgin Secondary School took part in a walkout and rally in front of the school on Wednesday morning. The concerns stem, in part, from the handling of a male student who is now facing a number of sexual assault charges, and students are asking school administration to address their safety concerns.

About 50 students at East Elgin Secondary School in Aylmer, Ont. took part in a walkout on Nov. 30, 2022 to protest a number of disturbing alleged incidents, including sexual assault. (Gerry Dewan/CTV News London)

Hundreds of child exploitation charges laid

The results of ‘Project Maverick’ are in — in the month of October, 428 charges were laid against 107 people as it relates to child exploitation across the province. In London alone, five search warrants were executed and 30 criminal charges were laid.

(Source: OPP)

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