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Prostitution in Norway

Index Prostitution in Norway

Prostitution (''Prostitusjon'') in Norway is illegal, in that offering consideration for sexual acts (seksuelle tjenester or seksuelle ytelser), but not selling sex, is a criminal offence. [1]

84 relations: Adultery, Africa, Albertine (Krohg novel), Anders B. Werp, André Oktay Dahl, Anniken Hauglie, Åse Michaelsen, Bent Høie, Bergen, Brothel, Centre Party (Norway), Christian Democratic Party (Norway), Christian Krohg, Civil law (legal system), Conservative Party (Norway), Consideration, Council of State (Norway), Criminal code, Criminal law, Dagbladet, Demographics of Norway, Extraterritoriality, Fafo Foundation, Fine (penalty), Fornication, Frostathing Law, Hadia Tajik, Harm reduction, Heterosexuality, High Middle Ages, Human trafficking, Internet, Jan Arild Ellingsen, Kjell Ingolf Ropstad, Knut Helle, Labour Party (Norway), Liberal Party (Norway), Lillehammer, List of Norwegian ministries, List of political parties in Norway, Liv Jessen, Loitering, Lovdata, Marriage, Middle Ages, Minister of Health and Care Services, Minister of Justice and Public Security, Ministry of Justice and Public Security, Mobile phone, Nigerians, ..., Norsk biografisk leksikon, Norway, Norwegian Code, Norwegian krone, Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration, Norwegian parliamentary election, 2013, Oslo, Outreach, Politics and government of Oslo, Politics of Norway, Procurement, Procuring (prostitution), Progress Party (Norway), Proscription, Prostitution, Prostitution in Sweden, Prostitution in the Netherlands, Red–green coalition (Norway), Reformation in Denmark–Norway and Holstein, Scandinavia, Socialist Left Party (Norway), Solicitation, Standing Committee on Justice, Stian Berger Røsland, Store norske leksikon, Storting, Street prostitution, Sveinung Rotevatn, Trond Helleland, Trondheim, Ulf Stridbeck, University of Oslo, University of Oslo Faculty of Law, Vice. Expand index (34 more) »

Adultery

Adultery (from Latin adulterium) is extramarital sex that is considered objectionable on social, religious, moral, or legal grounds.

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Africa

Africa is the world's second largest and second most-populous continent (behind Asia in both categories).

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Albertine (Krohg novel)

Albertine is a novel written in 1886 by Norwegian painter and writer Christian Krohg.

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Anders B. Werp

Anders Bjørnsen Werp (born 16 December 1961) is a Norwegian politician of the Conservative Party.

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André Oktay Dahl

André Oktay Dahl (born 7 July 1975 in Lørenskog) is a Norwegian law graduate who was a politician representing the Conservative Party.

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Anniken Hauglie

Anniken Hauglie (born 10 September 1972) is a Conservative Norwegian politician who has been Minister of Labour and Social Inclusion since December 2015.

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Åse Michaelsen

Åse Michaelsen (born 4 June 1960 in Mandal) is a Norwegian politician representing the Progress Party.

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Bent Høie

Bent Høie (born 4 May 1971) is a Norwegian politician from the Conservative Party who has been Minister of Health and Care Services since 16 October 2013.

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Bergen

Bergen, historically Bjørgvin, is a city and municipality in Hordaland on the west coast of Norway.

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Brothel

A brothel or bordello is a place where people engage in sexual activity with prostitutes, who are sometimes referred to as sex workers.

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Centre Party (Norway)

The Centre Party (Senterpartiet, Sp) is an agrarian centrist political party in Norway.

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Christian Democratic Party (Norway)

The Christian Democratic Party (Bokmål: Kristelig Folkeparti, Nynorsk: Kristeleg Folkeparti, KrF), is a Christian democratic political party in Norway founded in 1933.

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Christian Krohg

Christian Krohg (13 August 1852 – 16 October 1925) was a Norwegian naturalist painter, illustrator, author and journalist.

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Civil law (legal system)

Civil law, civilian law, or Roman law is a legal system originating in Europe, intellectualized within the framework of Roman law, the main feature of which is that its core principles are codified into a referable system which serves as the primary source of law.

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Conservative Party (Norway)

The Conservative Party (Høyre, Høgre, H, literally "Right") is a conservative.

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Consideration

Consideration is a concept of English common law and is a necessity for simple contracts but not for special contracts (contracts by deed).

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Council of State (Norway)

The Council of State (Norwegian: Statsrådet), is a formal body composed of the most senior government ministers chosen by the Prime Minister, and functions as the collective decision-making organ constituting the executive branch of the Kingdom.

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Criminal code

A criminal code (or penal code) is a document which compiles all, or a significant amount of, a particular jurisdiction's criminal law.

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Criminal law

Criminal law is the body of law that relates to crime.

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Dagbladet

Dagbladet (lit.: The Daily Magazine) is Norway's sixth largest newspaper with a circulation of 46,250 copies in 2016, down from a peak of 228,834 in 1994.

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Demographics of Norway

This article is about the demographic features of the population of Norway, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations and other aspects of the population.

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Extraterritoriality

Extraterritoriality is the state of being exempted from the jurisdiction of local law, usually as the result of diplomatic negotiations.

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Fafo Foundation

The Fafo Research Foundation, also known as the Fafo Foundation or just Fafo (Forskningsstiftelsen Fafo), is a Norwegian research foundation, owning a research institute: The Fafo Institute for Labour and Social Research. The institute conducts social research both in Norway and internationally.

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Fine (penalty)

A fine or mulct is money that a court of law or other authority decides has to be paid as punishment for a crime or other offence.

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Fornication

Fornication is generally consensual sexual intercourse between two people not married to each other.

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Frostathing Law

Frostathing law (Frostating's law, Frostating Law, Frostathinglaw, Frostaþing law) (Frostatingsloven) is one of Norway's oldest laws.

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Hadia Tajik

Hadia Tajik (born 18 July 1983) is a Pakistani-Norwegian jurist, journalist and politician.

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Harm reduction

Harm reduction, or harm minimization, is a range of public health policies designed to lessen the negative social and/or physical consequences associated with various human behaviors, both legal and illegal.

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Heterosexuality

Heterosexuality is romantic attraction, sexual attraction or sexual behavior between persons of the opposite sex or gender.

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High Middle Ages

The High Middle Ages, or High Medieval Period, was the period of European history that commenced around 1000 AD and lasted until around 1250 AD.

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Human trafficking

Human trafficking is the trade of humans for the purpose of forced labour, sexual slavery, or commercial sexual exploitation for the trafficker or others.

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Internet

The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide.

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Jan Arild Ellingsen

Jan Arild Ellingsen (born 9 October 1958 in Oslo) is a Norwegian politician for the Progress Party.

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Kjell Ingolf Ropstad

Kjell Ingolf Ropstad (born 1 June 1985) is a Norwegian politician for the Christian Democratic Party.

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Knut Helle

Knut Helle (19 December 1930 – 27 June 2015) was a Norwegian historian.

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Labour Party (Norway)

The Labour Party (Arbeiderpartiet, A/Ap), formerly the Norwegian Labour Party, is a social-democratic political party in Norway.

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Liberal Party (Norway)

The Liberal Party (Venstre, V, meaning "left") is a liberal and social-liberal political party in Norway.

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Lillehammer

Lillehammer is a town and municipality in Oppland county, Norway.

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List of Norwegian ministries

This is a list of Norwegian government ministries.

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List of political parties in Norway

This article lists political parties in Norway.

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Liv Jessen

Liv Jessen (born 21 September 1947) is a Norwegian social worker, and former head of ProSenteret in Oslo—an organization that deals with issues related to prostitution.

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Loitering

Loitering is the act of remaining in a particular public place for a protracted time without any apparent purpose.

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Lovdata

Lovdata is a foundation which publishes judicial information of Norway.

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Marriage

Marriage, also called matrimony or wedlock, is a socially or ritually recognised union between spouses that establishes rights and obligations between those spouses, as well as between them and any resulting biological or adopted children and affinity (in-laws and other family through marriage).

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Middle Ages

In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

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Minister of Health and Care Services

The Minister of Health and Care Services (Helse- og omsorgsministeren) is a councilor of state and chief of the Norway's Ministry of Health and Care Services.

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Minister of Justice and Public Security

In Norway, the Minister of Justice and Public Security is the head of the Royal Norwegian Ministry of Justice and the Police and a member of Government of Norway.

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Ministry of Justice and Public Security

The Royal Ministry of Justice and Public Security (Det kongelige justis- og beredskapsdepartement) is a Norwegian government ministry in charge of justice, police and domestic intelligence.

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Mobile phone

A mobile phone, known as a cell phone in North America, is a portable telephone that can make and receive calls over a radio frequency link while the user is moving within a telephone service area.

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Nigerians

Nigerians or Nigerian people are citizens of Nigeria or people with ancestry from Nigeria.

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Norsk biografisk leksikon

Norsk biografisk leksikon is the largest Norwegian biographical encyclopedia.

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Norway

Norway (Norwegian: (Bokmål) or (Nynorsk); Norga), officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a unitary sovereign state whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the remote island of Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard.

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Norwegian Code

The Norwegian Code (Norske Lov, abbreviated NL) is the oldest part of the Norwegian law still in force, partially in force in Norway, Iceland, and the Faroe Islands.

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Norwegian krone

The krone (sign: kr; code: NOK), plural kroner, is the currency of Norway and its dependent territories.

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Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration

The Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration (NAV, originally an abbreviation of "Nye arbeids- og velferdsetaten") is the current Norwegian public welfare agency, which consists of the state Labour and Welfare Service as well as municipal welfare agencies.

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Norwegian parliamentary election, 2013

A parliamentary election was held in Norway on 8 and 9 September 2013.

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Oslo

Oslo (rarely) is the capital and most populous city of Norway.

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Outreach

Outreach is an activity of providing services to any populations who might not otherwise have access to those services.

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Politics and government of Oslo

The Politics and government of Oslo reflects that Oslo is the capital of Norway, and as such is the seat of Norway's national government.

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Politics of Norway

The politics of Norway take place in the framework of a parliamentary representative democratic constitutional monarchy.

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Procurement

Procurement is the process of finding, agreeing terms and acquiring goods, services or works from an external source, often via a tendering or competitive bidding process.

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Procuring (prostitution)

Procuring or pandering is the facilitation or provision of a prostitute or sex worker in the arrangement of a sex act with a customer.

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Progress Party (Norway)

The Progress Party (Fremskrittspartiet, Framstegspartiet, commonly abbreviated as FrP) is a political party in Norway.

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Proscription

Proscription (proscriptio) is, in current usage, a "decree of condemnation to death or banishment" (OED) and can be used in a political context to refer to state-approved murder or banishment.

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Prostitution

Prostitution is the business or practice of engaging in sexual activity in exchange for payment.

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Prostitution in Sweden

The laws on prostitution in Sweden make it illegal to buy sex, but not to sell the use of one's own body for such services.

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Prostitution in the Netherlands

Prostitution in the Netherlands is legal and regulated.

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Red–green coalition (Norway)

The red–green coalition was a centre-left coalition of parties in Norway, constituting the Labour Party (Ap), the Socialist Left Party (SV), and the Centre Party (Sp).

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Reformation in Denmark–Norway and Holstein

The Reformation in Denmark–Norway and Holstein was the transition from Roman Catholicism to Lutheranism in the realms ruled by the Danish-based House of Oldenburg in the first half of the sixteenth century.

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Scandinavia

Scandinavia is a region in Northern Europe, with strong historical, cultural and linguistic ties.

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Socialist Left Party (Norway)

The Socialist Left Party (Sosialistisk Venstreparti, Sosialistalas Gurutbellodat) or SV, is a democratic socialist political party in Norway.

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Solicitation

Solicitation is the act of offering, or attempting to purchase, goods or services.

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Standing Committee on Justice

The Standing Committee on Justice (Justiskomiteen) is a standing committee of the Parliament of Norway.

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Stian Berger Røsland

Stian Berger Røsland (born 3 November 1976 in Oslo) is a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party.

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Store norske leksikon

Store norske leksikon, abbreviated SNL, is a Norwegian language (bokmål) encyclopedia.

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Storting

The Storting (Stortinget, "the great thing" or "the great assembly") is the supreme legislature of Norway, established in 1814 by the Constitution of Norway.

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Street prostitution

Street prostitution is a form of sex work in which a sex worker solicits customers from a public place, most commonly a street, while waiting at street corners or walking alongside a street, but also other public places such as parks, benches, etc.

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Sveinung Rotevatn

Sveinung Rotevatn (born 15 May 1987) is a Norwegian politician for the Liberal Party (Venstre).

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Trond Helleland

Trond Helleland (born 10 July 1962 in Kvam, Hordaland) is a Norwegian politician representing the Conservative Party.

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Trondheim

Trondheim (historically Kaupangen, Nidaros and Trondhjem) is a city and municipality in Trøndelag county, Norway.

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Ulf Stridbeck

Ulf Johan Stridbeck (born 5 December 1949) is a professor at the Department of Public Law in the Faculty of Law at the University of Oslo.

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University of Oslo

The University of Oslo (Universitetet i Oslo), until 1939 named the Royal Frederick University (Det Kongelige Frederiks Universitet), is the oldest university in Norway, located in the Norwegian capital of Oslo.

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University of Oslo Faculty of Law

The Faculty of Law (Det juridiske fakultet) of the University of Oslo is Norway's oldest law faculty, established in 1811 as one of the four original faculties of The Royal Frederick University (renamed the University of Oslo in 1939).

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Vice

Vice is a practice, behaviour, or habit generally considered immoral, sinful, criminal, rude, taboo, depraved, or degrading in the associated society.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prostitution_in_Norway

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