Sep 292010
 
Legal Considerations for Polyamory

Attorney Aimee Bouchard defines polyamory and offers her thoughts on legal considerations for those in polyamorous relationships during this 3-minute video. She discusses laws against adultery, the rights (or lack thereof) of multiple partners, and examples of potential discrimination (e.g., child custody and employment). A must see for anyone in or thinking about a polyamorous relationship.

Sep 092010
 
Legal Considerations for BDSM Play

Attorney Aimee Bouchard considers several legal issues with BDSM play in this 5-minute video. She discusses assault and battery laws and describes a relevant court case. Aimee also highlights state (and federal) laws – especially in Massachusetts – regarding play spaces, weapons, and transportation across state lines. A sobering yet critically important video for anyone interested in alternative sexuality.