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Dominique Strauss-Kahn to Be Tried on Charges of Aggravated Pimping
Society & Culture  (tags: Strauss-Kahn, sexualassault, rape, prostitution, pimping, rapist )

- 802 days ago -
Strauss-Kahn was thrust into the media spotlight in 2011 after he was arrested on charges that he sexually abused a maid, Nafissatou Diallo, at a Manhattan hotel. A NYC judge dismissed the sexual assault charges; Strauss-Kahn resigned as head of the IMF.
Should Prostitution Be Legalised in India?
Society & Culture  (tags: Prostitution, India, Law, Rights, Women, Society )

- 1737 days ago -
Editor's Desk: The so-called 'hollow life' of sex workers does not last beyond 10 years after which they end up as completely impoverished on city streets. The result of legalising prostitution is more security and rights for sex workers.
RIGHTS-CHINA; Crackdowns Do Little to Address Sex Work
Society & Culture  (tags: women, world, society, prostitution, sex trade, rights, news, culture, government, abuse, law )

- 1742 days ago -
Authorities in China are lauding a sweeping crackdown on prostitution across the country in recent months. But the sex trade continues to thrive in this booming nation, while services and support for women working in the industry remain inadequate, exper
End Sex Trafficking in the US - TAKE ACTION!!! * PLEASE SIGN*
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, environment, family, government, media, movies, murder, news, police, politics, prostitution, safety, Sex trafficking, society, tolerance )

- 1753 days ago -
A big part of what is for sale is illegal sex with minors. The 2009 National Report on Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking issued by Shared Hope International put Las Vegas at the top of ten cities it surveyed for the Department of Justice. SIGN PETITION!
Man Arrested for Driving Woman to Prostitution
Society & Culture  (tags: Women, prostitution, society, crime, punishment )

- 1970 days ago -
A 24-year-old man was arrested by the Versova police for confining a woman for nearly six years and pushing her into flesh trade. Jugal Singh, the accused, lured the 23-year-old victim to come to Mumbai with offers of roles in Bollywood films.
Prostitutes Flock to South Africa Ahead of World Cup 2010
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, culture, prostitution, women, world, ethics, news )

- 1974 days ago -
As with the 2006 World Cup in Germany, a rampant sex trade is of concern to human rights groups ahead of the World Cup 2010 in South Africa, which kicks off next month. Prostitutes, many from impoverished Zimbabwe, are arriving to cash in on an estimated
Three Men Indicted on Sex Charges With Minor
Society & Culture  (tags: teenage girl, raped, prostitution, unlawful sexual conduct )

- 2042 days ago -
Three men were indicted by a Champaign County Grand Jury Thursday, March 4, on charges that they had sexual contact with juveniles.
19-Year-Old Man Sentenced for Promoting Teen Prostitution
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Trafficking, TEENAGE GIRLS, crime, prostitution )

- 2085 days ago -
DeShawn "Cash Money" Clark apologized Friday to the teenage girls he pimped out, and was handed a 17-year prison sentence
ACTION ALERT: Keep Funding For Human Trafficking!
Society & Culture  (tags: congress, prostitution, slave labor, human suffering, funding, human trafficking )

- 2094 days ago -
There are at least 2.5 million people who are being held against their will and forced into prostitution and slave labor.
Antoinette Nicole Davis, Mother of Missing NC Girl Shaniya Davis, 5, Charged With Human Trafficking
Society & Culture  (tags: child, prostitution, kidnapping, crime )

- 2153 days ago -
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - The location and fate of a 5-year-old girl reported missing by her mother was unknown even after authorities charged the mother with human trafficking and other offenses
Support Tougher Punishments For Law Enforcement Involved In Human Trafficking ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, trafficking, punishment, prostitution, protection, environment )

- 2242 days ago -
This past week Greek Police busted a human smuggling ring that smuggled several hundred women coming from Eastern Europe over the past several months, forcing them to prostitution.
Residents on Edge as 9 Women Vanish From NC City
Society & Culture  (tags: murder, drugs, prostitution, kidnapping, missing )

- 2246 days ago -
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- They spent their nights jumping in and out of strange cars, trolling otherwise empty streets lined with decaying storefronts and boarded-up homes. Many sold sex to support drug habits or children left in the care of worried,
In Ciudad Juarez, Young Women Are Vanishing
Society & Culture  (tags: missing, TEENAGE GIRLS, slavery, prostitution, women )

- 2252 days ago -
Amid the drug war's bloodshed, the Mexican border city has been shaken by the disappearances of at least two dozen teenage girls and young women. Officials have few leads.
Springfield Man Accused of Child Sex Trafficking
Society & Culture  (tags: children, prostitution, sexual abuse, crime, pimps )

- 2258 days ago -
EUGENE -- An investigation into an alleged prostitution ring that advertised underage girls on the Internet has resulted in a federal child sex trafficking charge against a Springfield man
Citizen Foot Patrol Helping Corral Prostitution on Portland's 82nd Avenue
Society & Culture  (tags: crime watch, prostitution, GoodNews, street )

- 2258 days ago -
Five wait as one of them pulls six bright orange vests from a storage container, each with the words "Montavilla Neighborhood Foot Patrol" emblazoned across the back.

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