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'There were 8 states that still did not make it a felony to purchase a child for sex. Oregon was one of those 8. That's horrific' | Local | KMTR

'There were 8 states that still did not make it a felony to purchase a child for sex. Oregon was one of those 8. That's horrific' | Local | KMTR | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
Crystal Midnight was 13 when a man she viewed as a father figure manipulated her into prostitution. For 5 years, Crystal was sold to men for sex throughout Lane County. "There was hundreds, and that's probably an understatement," she said.
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Local child center joins statewide network on human trafficking

A Fairborn child advocacy center will join a network of about two dozen other centers across the state in forming a team of “first responders” to work with children who may be victims of human trafficking.
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SUSTAINABLE LIVING INSTITUTE (SAVE): OF WOMB RENTAL AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING

SUSTAINABLE LIVING INSTITUTE (SAVE): OF WOMB RENTAL AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
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Dr. Qanta Ahmed on the Situation of Women's Rights in Pakistan and Saudi Arabia

http://www.unwatch.org Dr. Qanta Ahmed speaking at the event, "Profiles in Courage: Human Rights Defenders in the Struggle to End Violence Against Women," pa...
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Trafficking In America Task Force Adds Full Time Department to Address Demand Issues Related to Sex Trafficking

(PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Co-founders, Marion and Yvonne Williams have been addressing the demand issues connected to human trafficking for nine years, but not in an organized attempt to create real programming.
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End Human Trafficking · Causes

End Human Trafficking · Causes | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
It is WRONG to sell HUMANS.We must educate with LOVE to end the HATE.We need your awareness, your support and your. Join the campaign and make a difference.
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Local view: Men can make choices to stop sex trafficking | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota

A forum tomorrow will explore how men can end sex trafficking in the Twin Ports area. Sex trafficking is sexual exploitation of others through solicitation, inducement and promotion of prostitution. It is violence against women.
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I am really glad to see even more men stepping up on this issue.

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Duluth men’s group calls for action against sex trafficking | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota

A men’s forum on sexual trafficking in Duluth won’t just discuss the issue, an organizer said. It also will call for practical steps to address the problem.
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Trafficked persons are victims–DFA

Trafficked persons are victims–DFA | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
Instead of being penalized, trafficked persons should be regarded as victims.
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Demi Lovato Supports Launch of Redlight Traffic App with Performance at Dignity Gala | Fort Mill Times - Fort Mill, SC

According to the International Labor Organization, in 2012 there were an estimated 5.5 million children in the trafficking industry. Yet, the U.S. Department of State estimates that only 0.4% of trafficking victims have been identified.
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Local preacher to cycle and bring awareness to sex trade problem | Mt. Juliet News

Local preacher to cycle and bring awareness to sex trade problem | Mt. Juliet News | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
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Rx Rescue: Combating Human Trafficking in the Clinical Context | Columbia SJM

Rx Rescue: Combating Human Trafficking in the Clinical Context | Columbia SJM | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
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Root causes of human trafficking in State dissected : 07th oct13 ~ E-Pao! Headlines

Root causes of human trafficking in State dissected : 07th oct13 ~ E-Pao! Headlines | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
Root causes of human trafficking in State dissected - E-Pao! Headlines
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Home aims to help victims of sex trafficking - SunGazette.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Community Information - Williamsport-Sun Gazette

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‘Restore One’ gala raises $400,000 for safe house | The East Carolinian

‘Restore One’ gala raises $400,000 for safe house | The East Carolinian | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
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The Morung Express: Nagaland Latest & Breaking News, Northeast & India News - Regulating placement agencies can prevent child trafficking

nagaland, naga news, dimapur, kohima, nagaland news, india, northeast, Mokokchung, Nagalim, guwahati, assam, manipur
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People traffickers evading detection and ‘relentlessly’ exploiting the vulnerable | The Times

Scotland Yard identified less than 10 per cent of London’s reported human trafficking cases last year and many traffickers are evading detection
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Community awareness event in Hamburg | Around_Town |News Classifieds Events | thesunnews.net

Community awareness event in Hamburg | Around_Town |News Classifieds Events |  thesunnews.net | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
HAMBURG — Last year, the FBI opened 363 investigations into the commercial sexploitation of minors and opened another 306 human trafficking investigations involving forced labor.Join...
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Human Trafficking and the Private Sector: A Role for Corporate Counsel by Jonathan Todres :: SSRN

Human Trafficking and the Private Sector: A Role for Corporate Counsel by Jonathan Todres :: SSRN | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
The private sector plays a critical role in the area of human trafficking. It can both facilitate exploitation and help prevent it from occurring. This short ar
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Govt complicity helping child sexual exploitation | Macau Business Daily

Govt complicity helping child sexual exploitation | Macau Business Daily | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
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"traffickers enjoy Political patronage" said by a UK cop on a different story. I believe he is right.

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Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority

Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
Presents history, bus and route schedule, fair details, and employment information.
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Friendship Baptist Church to Host Workshop on Human Sex Trafficking Children in Metro Atlanta

Friendship Baptist Church to Host Workshop on Human Sex Trafficking Children in Metro Atlanta | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
Friendship Baptist Church is inviting community members to an urgent Outreach Workshop on the growing problems of Human Sex Trafficking of children, teens and young adults in metro Atlanta.
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Rockland officials to discuss sex trafficking, domestic violence, Super Bowl today - Lohud Rockland Blog

Rockland officials to discuss sex trafficking, domestic violence, Super Bowl today - Lohud Rockland Blog | Human trafficking | Scoop.it
Human sex trafficking and the Super Bowl; Rockland district attorney and county executive and Rockland Family Shelter
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In need of an Angel Investor for Human Trafficking Documentary

Go4Funding.com is an online platform that brings together entrepreneurs, investors, and business experts from around the world.
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