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2012 Annual Ratings Map on State Human Trafficking Laws.


Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, human trafficking, US, hunger, danger, death, ethics, violence, humanrights )

Nancy
- 867 days ago - polarisproject.org
While states like Washington and Massachusetts are clearly at the top of the pack in our ratings, every state can and should do more to improve and implement their laws. Click on map for a nine page detailed analysis.



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Farah Hage Ali (161)
Monday August 13, 2012, 9:08 am
noted, thank you
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Monday August 13, 2012, 9:12 am
Thanks for the info. -I was not greatly impressed with NJ's showing.
 

Robert Hardy (68)
Monday August 13, 2012, 9:29 am
An important issue and serious problem and should be a priority for all governments at all levels.
 

Tom Sullivan (98)
Monday August 13, 2012, 1:32 pm
noted
 

Dandelion G. (383)
Monday August 13, 2012, 4:45 pm
I am pleased to see Florida up top where I live now as well as Massachusetts where I was born and raised. I can see the Live Free or Die State of New Hampshire is lagging behind terribly. I guess you are free to do what you want there, traffic humans and let them die.
 

Mary Donnelly (47)
Monday August 13, 2012, 5:27 pm
Thanks Nancy.
 

Jim Phillips (3202)
Monday August 13, 2012, 5:30 pm
I was surprised to see the state of Califonia at the top of the list.

I was, at first, under the idea that with the influx of many diverse cultures, populations in California that
the state might actually be in the lower middle. To my surprise, CA had a tier 1 rating with a plus 7. Looks
like CA is keeping an eye on human trafficking situations.

Ty, Nancy.
.
 

Bob P. (421)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 4:55 am
thanks Nancy
 

Vivien Green (153)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 6:13 am
Thank you Nancy.

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Teresa Cowley (274)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 11:13 pm
Noted
 

leslie c. (18)
Wednesday August 15, 2012, 3:04 am
Noted & tweeted. Thanks for the info Nancy.
 

JL A. (276)
Wednesday August 15, 2012, 5:19 pm
glad more states are getting up to speed on this--wish more wouldn't keep punishing the victims by charging them with prostitution
 

Robert O. (12)
Wednesday August 15, 2012, 6:08 pm
Thanks Nancy.
 

Rin S. (10)
Thursday August 16, 2012, 12:49 am
Human trafficking is a very serious situation that definitely needs more awareness.
 

Mary Robert (2)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 10:59 pm
This report gives us very valuable information. With this is information we can make quite specific proposals for new legistation when contacting our state representatives and senators. Thanks for the link.
 

Jessica K. (99)
Saturday October 26, 2013, 5:42 pm
Noted, thanks.
 
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