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Human Trafficking Lands San Leandro Man in Prison
World  (tags: humanrights, Human Trafficking, charges )

Rose
- 46 days ago - thecalifornian.com
Monterey County Superior Court Judge Julie Culver sentenced a 35-year-old San Leandro man to nine years in prison Tuesday for human trafficking and pandering
'Welcome to Hell:' African Migrants Held for Ransom in Yemen's Torture Camps
World  (tags: human trafficking, yemen, torture, world, politics, society, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, violence, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 55 days ago - news.vice.com
African migrants traveling through Yemen are regularly held by human traffickers and tortured, sometimes fatally, until their families pay ransom for their freedom.
The Dark Side of the Oil Boom: Human Trafficking in the Heartland
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', usa, oil, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 82 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
WILLISTON, N.D. - When he took office 20 years ago, Mayor Ward Koeser's town was struggling
Hillary Clinton Urges Action Against Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Human Trafficking, hillaryclinton )

Rose
- 85 days ago - usatoday.com
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Lifelong Methodist Hillary Rodham Clinton urged people Saturday at a gathering of United Methodist women to combat social injustices like human trafficking and workplace inequality.
End Human Trafficking in Assam - Petition: PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: Human Rights, human trafficking, Walk Free, poverty, tea plantations, Assam, TATA global beverages, Tetleys )

Evelyn
- 106 days ago - walkfree.org
Workers in Assam are trapped in a unique situation of terrible poverty making them vulnerable to the lure of human traffickers. Investigative reports indicate that people in Delhi have bought girls for as little as $65 USD. Others are taken abroad.
2 Chinese Grabbed for Human Trafficking
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, freedoms, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 137 days ago - citifmonline.com
The Anti-Human Trafficking Department of the Ghana Police Service arrested two Chinese for trafficking six Vietnamese into Ghana for prostitution.
Human Trafficking Brings Easy Money, Hard Lives For Teenage Girls
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, violence, Human Trafficking, young girls )

Rose
- 145 days ago - sacramento.cbslocal.com
RAMENTO (CBS13) -- Federal investigators say Sacramento is a gateway for human trafficking, and they say victims and their peddlers at are the proof. Video
IT HAPPENED TO ME: I ALMOST BECAME A VICTIM OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING AT THE SOCHI OLYMPICS
World  (tags: Sochi Winter Olympics, women, Human Trafficking, society, crime, world )

Carrie
- 146 days ago - xojane.com
Recently, the price of fame may have nearly cost me my life, when a man fabricated a broadcasting contract with a major network in order to get me and another media personality to Russia for the Sochi Olympics.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help End The Sinai Slave Trade
World  (tags: world, humanrights, human trafficking, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, middle-east, africa, crime )

Cal
- 157 days ago - avaaz.org
Thousands of East Africans have been abducted by criminal trafficking rings, and tortured in Egypt's Sinai until their desperate families pay huge ransoms for their freedom. Every hour these men, women and children are in captivity is an hour too long
Pair Faces Human Trafficking Charges Involving Teen Girl
World  (tags: world, humanrights, freedoms, usa, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 201 days ago - wafb.com
The Baton Rouge Police Department said Victor Medlock, 31, of Fort Smith, AR, and Lindsay Lovell, 21, Muldrow, OK, were taken into custody after the victim was found at a hotel on Airline Highway.
Seeking the Will to Prosecute Modern-Day Slavery
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, society, human trafficking, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 227 days ago - globalpost.com
Human trafficking remains a massive global undertaking with a surprising number of cases in the US. Though prosecution is exceedingly rare, a London gathering celebrated those who are fighting to change that.
Stop Human Trafficking in Toronto
World  (tags: world, humanrights, action, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 236 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
They are trapped in lives of misery--often beaten, starved, and forced to work as prostitutes or to take grueling jobs as migrant, domestic, restaurant, or factory workers with little or no pay. We're working hard to stop human trafficking
Group To Use Donated Truck To Help Human Trafficking Victims In OKC
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, GoodNews, helping victims, human trafficking )

Rose
- 249 days ago - news9.com
"Our vision was to go out into the trafficked areas, and where there are runaways and where the girls are being prostituted, and be able to offer free food." Video
Human Trafficking and Foster Care in Arlington
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Human trafficking, Foster care )

Rose
- 308 days ago - gaithersburg.patch.com
The majority of victims of human trafficking are current or former foster kids. It is shocking, the gasping audience clearly agreed, to learn that solid-citizen Arlington is home to crimes of human trafficking
Help Free An Indonesian Girl, Trafficked and Is Awaiting Death Sentence From Malaysian Government - PLEASE SIGN!!!
World  (tags: Indonesian, Women, Human Trafficking, Abuse, Women, Asia, Crime, Death Sentence, Human Rights )

Monica
- 315 days ago - change.org
An Indonesian girl is awaiting death sentence from Malaysian Government for killing her employer, which she did accidentally in self-defense. She was trafficked to Malaysia and was sold to an elderly employer who tortured and abused her.
 

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