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INHUMAN TRADE: Labor trafficking hidden in Massachusetts communities - Wicked Local Watertown

August 17, 2017, 5:57 am

Wicked Local Watertown

INHUMAN TRADE: Labor trafficking hidden in Massachusetts communities
Wicked Local Watertown
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the third installment in a series of stories exploring human trafficking in Massachusetts. The series delves into the widespread commercial sex trade in our cities and suburbs, the online marketplaces where pimps and johns buy ...
Five years later, state law has helped address human traffickingWicked Local Marblehead

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Mississippi's 1st Human trafficking shelter in the works - Mississippi News Now

August 17, 2017, 4:53 am

WAGM

Mississippi's 1st Human trafficking shelter in the works
Mississippi News Now
It's hard to image, but sex and labor trafficking are real and it's taking place here in the Metro. Wednesday the Center for Violence Prevention announced efforts to secure Mississippi's first shelter. Experts say human trafficking victims live a life ...
Dewine fights human traffickingPortsmouth Daily Times
Attorney General Mills calls on Congress to Amend Sex Trafficking LawWAGM
Nevada's AG joins other states for authority in sex traffickingLas Vegas Review-Journal
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
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Oklahoma City man, woman sentenced to prison for child sex trafficking - kfor.com

August 17, 2017, 1:12 am

Oklahoma City man, woman sentenced to prison for child sex trafficking
kfor.com
OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City man and woman were sentenced to prison Wednesday for child sex trafficking of 14- and 15-year-old girls. Maurice Johnson, 37, and Tonya Gum, 44, were sentenced for conspiracy to commit child sex trafficking.

Homeland Security investigate human trafficking in Oakland - Story ... - KTVU San Francisco

August 16, 2017, 8:13 pm

In a step toward fighting human trafficking, sex ads are linked to ... - UC Berkeley

August 16, 2017, 7:26 pm

UC Berkeley

In a step toward fighting human trafficking, sex ads are linked to ...
UC Berkeley
A UC Berkeley Ph.D. candidate has developed the first automated techniques to identify adult ads tied to human trafficking rings by linking the ads to public ...

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