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The fight against sex trafficking is bigger than Backpage - CNN InternationalThe fight against sex trafficking is bigger than Backpage - CNN International
(CNN) On January 9, after an investigation lasting over 21 months, a Senate subcommittee published a scathing report, finding that classified ads website Backpage.com knowingly facilitated online child sex trafficking on the "adult" section of its website.
 
Closing Backpage.com good for community, area police officials say ... - Chicago TribuneClosing Backpage.com good for community, area police officials say ... - Chicago Tribune
Suburban police departments applaud the closure of the adult ads section of Backpage.com, one of the world's largest classified ad websites and a frequent ...
 
Photos: Protesters Rally For Sex Workers Rights After Backpage ... - ChicagoistPhotos: Protesters Rally For Sex Workers Rights After Backpage ... - Chicagoist
Carrying signs proclaiming "rights not raids" and "sex work is not human trafficking," dozens of protesters rallied in the Loop Wednesday afternoon to support the ...
 
Backpage.com Sex Trafficker Caught In Dominican Republic « CBS ... - CBS LocalBackpage.com Sex Trafficker Caught In Dominican Republic « CBS ... - CBS Local
A 28-year-old man who fled the country after he was charged with using Backpage.com for sex trafficking of a teenage girl in Texas is behind bars.
 
Backpage Is Bad. Banning It Would Be Worse. - Daily BeastBackpage Is Bad. Banning It Would Be Worse. - Daily Beast
On Monday, the advertising website Backpage.com shuttered its adult ads section, leaving bewildered escorts, sex workers, and clients in the lurch. In lieu of countless ads and bulletins, the page now boasts a single, blood red heading: “CENSORED: The ...
 
Backpage shuts down adult section, citing government pressure and unlawful censorship campaign - Los Angeles TimesBackpage shuts down adult section, citing government pressure and unlawful censorship campaign - Los Angeles Times
Backpage.com, one of the world's largest classified ad websites and a frequent target in the political battle against sex trafficking, closed its adult ads section Monday in the United States, claiming to be the victim of a government witch hunt. The ...
 
Emotional Senate Hearing Finds Backpage.com Complicit in Underage Sex Trafficking as Victim's Families Testify - ABC NewsEmotional Senate Hearing Finds Backpage.com Complicit in Underage Sex Trafficking as Victim's Families Testify - ABC News
10 was a day of reckoning on Capitol Hill for the controversial classified site Backpage.com, as the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations released a new report saying that Backpage had knowingly facilitated underage trafficking on its site ...
 
Police: Man connects with woman through Backpage.com, robs her ... - 13newsnow.comPolice: Man connects with woman through Backpage.com, robs her ... - 13newsnow.com
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- Investigators have arrested a man who they say robbed a woman at a hotel after answering her Backpage.com social media ...
 
Backpage eliminates sex ads, fight continues for law enforcement - Sioux Falls Argus LeaderBackpage eliminates sex ads, fight continues for law enforcement - Sioux Falls Argus Leader
The portion of an online avenue with a reputation for ads facilitating sex trafficking has been suspended. Backpage.com recently eliminated ads from its escort section, a portion of the website often used for illegal commercial sex activity. But ...
 
2 women jailed after sting at South Texas spa listed on Backpage.com - mySanAntonio.com2 women jailed after sting at South Texas spa listed on Backpage.com - mySanAntonio.com
Eun Ha Fuller, 40, was charged with prostitution Jan. 13, 2017, after police conducted a search at VIP Spa in Harlingen, Texas. Photo: Harlingen Police ...