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Derby Trafficnew

Louisville's premier event puts police and advocates on alert for human sex trafficking.
LEO Weekly  |  Anne Marshall  |  04-19-2012  |  Crime & Justice

San Antonio Scientology spat may rope Cruise's best mannew

Last week saw a flurry of legal wrangling in the Church of Scientology lawsuit against a former leading member here earlier this year.
San Antonio Current  |  SA Current News Team  |  03-07-2012  |  Commentary

Underage sex trafficking is everywhere, but will law enforcement budgets hold out?new

On any given day, the 19-year-old takes to the streets, turning tricks for cash to feed her heroin habit. She's long bounced between sex work, jail, and unsuccessful stints in treatment.
San Antonio Current  |  Michael Barajas  |  02-09-2012  |  Crime & Justice

Indiana Senate Expedites Tightening of Trafficking Lawsnew

In the first order of business accomplished by the Indiana General Assembly in the 2012 session, the Senate Public Safety Committee advanced a bill tightening anti-trafficking laws.
NUVO  |  The Statehouse File  |  01-06-2012  |  Politics

Super Bowl as Moral Enforcernew

Apparently it takes a whole battalion of hefty guys running into each other for our state to question its stance on sex trafficking laws.
NUVO  |  NUVO Editors  |  12-22-2011  |  Policy Issues

Facts About Underage Sex Workersnew

New research demolishes the stereotype of the underage sex worker—and sparks an outbreak of denial among child-sex-trafficking alarmists nationwide.
Voice Media Group  |  Kristen Hinman  |  11-03-2011  |  Policy Issues

The Truth Behind Sex Traffickingnew

Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore are the public face of an effort to stop underage trafficking. But the underage-prostitution panic is based on a scientific study that was anything but scientific.
The Village Voice  |  Martin Cizmar, Ellis Conklin and Kristen Hinman  |  06-30-2011  |  Crime & Justice

Weird Sciencenew

How a bogus child sex trafficking study fooled some of the most respected media outlets in the country.
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  Nick Pinto  |  03-25-2011  |  Media

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