The trial has begun for a Calgary rub down therapist arrested of physically assaulting 18 males while in appointments.
Much of the trial can be taken up by the testimony of the adult males who say Dennis Baltazar, 45, sexually assaulted these people during massage therapy sessions.
Between Nov 2017 and October 2018, Baltazar proved helpful at The Motion Athletics Clinic and the Chinook Chiropractic Clinic. At this time fees were at first laid, authorities said both clinics had been co-operative.
Baltazar was initially detained inside March 2019 and even recharged with four matters involving sexual assault. Following information of his rates, whole lot more men came onward.
꿀알바 of the offences are usually alleged to have taken place during slated massage therapies appointments.
"During the rub therapy sessions in question, the particular [complainants] seasoned Dennis Baltazar engaging in some sort of touching associated with their genital place, inch said prosecutor Donna Spaner in her starting affirmation.
"Further, we count on some complainants will state that following massage therapy cure from Dennis Baltazar, non-consensual 'hugging' occurred. "
Baltazar received a degree within physical therapy in the Korea and a therapeutic massage diploma from Mount Royal University or college, according to a great archived online biography from their former place of employment.
Baltazar is usually at the moment outside on bail. He / she is represented by defence legal professionals Karen Molle and Jennifer Ruttan.
Spaner and even Darlene Goard-Baker are prosecuting this case, with Court of Queen's Bench The legal Willie deWit presiding over this judge-alone trial, which will be set to last four weeks.