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2 Men Captured, Woman Wanted In Massive Sex Trafficking Bust - CBS Los Angeles

July 27, 2017, 6:42 pm

CBS Los Angeles

2 Men Captured, Woman Wanted In Massive Sex Trafficking Bust
CBS Los Angeles
Authorities said there were 13 victims of the sex trafficking ring, eight of them juveniles ranging in age from 15 to 17. The others were 18 to 21 years old. According to the Attorney General's Office, Brown lured victims from the Central Valley and ...
Human Sex Trafficking ring started in the Valley, ends with arrestsKMPH Fox 26
3 charged in large sex trafficking case with Kern County connectionsBakersfield Now

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Maple Grove Restaurant Owners Face Sex Trafficking Charges in Multiple States - Alpha News MN

July 27, 2017, 6:07 pm

Maple Grove Restaurant Owners Face Sex Trafficking Charges in Multiple States
Alpha News MN
Zhaxi Taxing, 41, of St. Louis Park was charged with engaging in the sex trafficking of an individual. Taxing is one of the owners of Sumo Japanese Sushi Steak House which is located in the Arbor Lakes area of Maple Grove. According to the Maple Grove ...

Women's group to learn more about sex trafficking - St. Cloud Times

July 27, 2017, 2:09 pm

St. Cloud Times

Women's group to learn more about sex trafficking
St. Cloud Times
As the problem of sex trafficking gains more attention around the state, the Forum of Executive Women is hosting an expert to talk about who is involved and why and how people can help victims. CeCe Terlouw will speak 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Aug. 9 at the ...

Mother-son duo sent to prison for sex-trafficking ring - New York Post

July 27, 2017, 1:34 am

New York Post

Mother-son duo sent to prison for sex-trafficking ring
New York Post
COLUMBIA, S.C. — A man and his mother were sentenced to prison Wednesday for running a sex-trafficking business, the first people to be convicted of such charges in South Carolina. Samuel Pratt, 35, was sentenced to life after being convicted of eight ...
Man, mother sentenced for sex trafficking children in CarolinasWYFF Greenville
Gastonia man gets life in prison for sex traffickingGaston Gazette
NC man, mother both sentenced on sex trafficking charges ran 3-state prostitution ringWIS
WCBD News 2 -WLTX.com
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East Bay couple convicted in nationwide human trafficking ring - East Bay Times

July 26, 2017, 6:50 pm

East Bay Times

East Bay couple convicted in nationwide human trafficking ring
East Bay Times
Joseph admitted during the trial that he was a pimp, but denied that he'd forced anyone into the sex trade. Under state law, the crime of pimping applies to people who recruit willing prostitutes to work for them, whereas human trafficking is the act ...