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New Laws Treat Teen Prostitutes as Abuse Victims


Society & Culture  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', crime, children, abuse, child, culture, dishonesty, ethics, safety, sadness, rights, violence, women, society, health, family, environment, education, corruption )

Linda
- 2785 days ago - news.yahoo.com
By the time she was 8, Amanda had been sexually abused by her father's friend for four years. At 12, she was peddling crack. At 14, she was selling sex on the sidewalk.Her pimp beat her weekly to keep her working, stitching up her wounds himself to avoid



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Ronald T. (1)
Monday April 20, 2009, 8:45 am
It is true! Teen prostitutes are always victims ....
 

Past Member (0)
Monday April 20, 2009, 1:12 pm
a move in the right direction
 

Monica B. (157)
Wednesday April 22, 2009, 12:37 am
Big truth! Worldwide! Let justice be done!Thank you Suzybell!
 
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