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Why Wasn't Subway's Jared Fogle Charged With Human Trafficking?
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Jared fogle, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 114 days ago - reason.com
Under the new Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (JVTA), passed with overwhelming bipartisan support in May, anyone who solicits or engages in prostitution with a person under age 18 is subject to federal sex-trafficking charges. In fact
Study: Sex Traffickers Target Homeless, Runaway Teens in Arizona
World  (tags: world, humanrights, usa, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 114 days ago - azcentral.com
More than 4,000 cases of sex trafficking in the U.S. were reported to the National Human Trafficking Resource Center in 2015 âEUR" with nearly 120 of those cases coming out of Arizona
FEATURE-Trafficked Into Sex Work, Uganda Women Stunned to Be Duped By Other Women
World  (tags: world, humanrights, freedoms, women, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 171 days ago - news.trust.org
KAMPALA, Feb 1 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - At first, Sarah Nakintu was grateful to her friend for alerting her to job opportunities in marketing and retail in Dubai.
Leading Credit Card Companies Cripple Backpage.Com
World  (tags: world, humanrights, GoodNews, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 389 days ago - polarisproject.org
Polaris praises Visa, MasterCard, American Express for withdrawing from Backpage over ads facilitating sex trafficking
Arutz Sheva: Genderist MKs on the Warpath: MK Hazan Is 'a Pimp'
World  (tags: Israel, Aretz Sheva, Deputy Knesset Speaker, MK Oren Hazan, prostitution, sex trafficking, gambling, Bulgaria, accusations )

Evelyn
- 413 days ago - israelnationalnews.com
"It is unacceptable that a person who, according to the media reports, served as a pimp for prostitutes, and apparently mediated between them and the casino clients, will serve in a representative role as Deputy Knesset Speaker."
Today's Action: Stop Sex Trafficking on Game Day
World  (tags: HumanRights, Homeless children, sex trafficking, sexual slavery, Super Bowl Sunday )

Barb
- 556 days ago - care2.com
While you're waiting for kickoff on Super Bowl Sunday, thousands of homeless children will be lured off the streets and sold into sexual slavery. It might be hard to believe, but Game Day is the most lucrative time of year for the sex trafficking...
20 Girls Held as Sex Slaves By Bogota Human Traffickers: Victims
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, world, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 623 days ago - colombiareports.co
Three girls were able to escape a Bogota-based sex trafficking group that is alleged to be holding 20 more minors captive for sexual exploitation, local authorities said Monday. Three suspects have been apprehended.
Sex Trafficking Isn't An 'Over There' Issue, 100,000 U.S. Kids Are Sold Into It Every Year
World  (tags: world, humanrights, usa, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 629 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Selling children into sex trafficking may seem like a remote issue, something that happens in far-off places where kids live in extreme poverty and their rights aren't valued. But it's happening right here, all over the United States.
Sex Trafficking: Is There No End?
World  (tags: humanrights, India, Sex trafficking, freedoms, women )

Rose
- 666 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
In a startling revelation, an interim report by a government committee has found that a staggering 20,000 women,
Mozambique: Tanzanian Woman Nabbed Over Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Human Trafficking, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 681 days ago - en.starafrica.com
An unnamed Tanzanian woman has been arrested in Mozambique's remote district of Montepuez, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado, on charges of trafficking in women for purposes of prostitution, APA can report Sunday.
NE Philly Teen's Sex-Slave Experience Is All Too Common
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, pimping, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 720 days ago - articles.philly.com
THE YOUNG woman who befriended Tiffany on the Internet seemed innocent enough - so in the midst of a rough patch with her father, the 16-year-old Northeast Philadelphia girl let her new cyber-friend pick her up at home.
Sex Trafficking Reaches Into Rural Towns
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, Sex trafficking, reaches rural towns )

Rose
- 985 days ago - wbir.com
Sex trafficking has spread deep into Tennessee's rural communities, a panel of experts said Wednesday, creating fresh challenges for efforts to stop the enslavement of women and children for sex.
Foster Care and Sex Trafficking Survivor Testifies on Hill
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, Sex trafficking, Survior speaks out )

Rose
- 1000 days ago - abcnews.go.com
his afternoon on the Hill a 24-year-old college student and sex trafficking survivor, Withelma "T" Ortiz Walker Pettigrew, shared her experiences growing up in the U.S.,
Africa: Sold Into a Life of Despair
World  (tags: humanrights, africa, sex trafficking, sickening, world )

Rose
- 1542 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
I had arrived in Burkina Faso to investigate a human trafficking problem escalating into one of the worst in Africa. A London-based organisation had tipped me off that criminal gangs - mostly Nigerian - were targeting Burkina Faso in order to
Nigerians Become Most Trafficked Into Italy's Sex Trade
World  (tags: world, humanrights, sex trafficking, freedoms )

Rose
- 1543 days ago - voanews.com
23-year-old Cheryl was working in a hospital in southern Nigeria. A patient's brother told her that she could make more money in a European hospital if she went with him. Upon arriving in Italy, she quickly learned that she had been tricked i
 

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