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Pass Safe Harbor Laws for Child Victims of Sex Trafficking


Society & Culture  (tags: humantrafficking, childprostitution, safeharbor, childvictims, punishment, juveniledetention, supportforvictims )

Barbara
- 2135 days ago - change.org
Tracey was a victim of child sex trafficking, but local police arrested Tracey for prostitution and placed her in juvenile detention. She was getting punished for an act that she couldn't even legally consent to. She was a kid who needed help and support.



   

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Barbara Tomlinson (431)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 2:24 pm
[Boys are trafficked also, teens as well as small children.]

"With your help, we think we could reach 100,000 signatures.
*That is one signature for every child being commercially sexually exploited*.
100,000 for 100,000.
We want to show state lawmakers that Safe Harbor laws are necessary, are vital to righting this indescribable wrong.

Can you tell one friend about this petition? Just one. Tell them about girls and boys like Tracey; about the injustice that exists
in the 39 states without Safe Harbor laws;
and that there is something they can do, right now, today, to help end it.

Thank you for signing and helping us fight for a free future."
 

Mike S (86)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 2:46 pm
SS&N. Thank you for posting.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 3:33 pm
S+S-thx BM
 

Joe R (190)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 3:40 pm
Thanks Barbara. Signed and noted.
 

Rose Becke (141)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 3:55 pm
State Lawmakers: Kids Not Criminals--Pass Safe Harbor Laws
 

Animae C (508)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 4:11 pm
Thanks for signing
"State Lawmakers: Kids Not Criminals--Pass Safe Harbor Laws"
Signed
with 14,937 supporters
10,062 NEEDED
 

Debbie G (306)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 4:25 pm
Signed. Child sex trafficking is despicable. I hope we can end it all and bring justice to the children and teens and punish the perpetrators.
 

Carrie B (306)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 4:51 pm
Signed and noted.
 

Mary T (356)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 5:17 pm
Signed with 14,941 supporters 10,059 NEEDED - anyone having sex with a child should either stay in prison forever or executed, these people (male & female) will never stop ruining lives of children
 

JL A (281)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 6:08 pm
a need that needs to be true throughout the country
 

Angel W (238)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 2:25 am
Noted, signed and shared
 

Ben O (129)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 3:31 am
Done!
 

Frances Darcy (92)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 6:50 am
already done
 

John De Avalon (36)
Monday September 16, 2013, 9:43 am
Signed!
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday September 17, 2013, 6:57 am
Noted and signed ~ Thank you Barbara!
 

Ljiljana Milic (115)
Saturday September 21, 2013, 7:58 am
Signed
9,984 NEEDED
& Thank you B
 
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