C. Offences Relating to Prostitution

The word “prostitute” is defined by section 117(1) of the Crimes Ordinance (Cap. 200) as referring to a person of either sex. A prostitute is a man or a woman who offers his or her body commonly for acts of lewdness in return for payment. Sexual intercourse is not a pre-condition for prostitution.

  1. Living on Earnings of Prostitution
  2. Keeping a Vice Establishment
  3. Detention of Person in Vice Establishment
  4. Soliciting for an immoral purpose
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