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Do Sporting Events Attract Human Trafficking?

Source: Forbes Preparations are currently under way in New Jersey to curb an anticipated spike in sex trafficking surrounding February 2nd’s Super Bowl. Even the conference championships received attention with the FBI “on alert” for last Sunday’s Patriots/Broncos game. Recently, Cindy McCain, chair of the Arizona Governor’s Task Force on Human Trafficking, characterized the Super Bowl as “the largest […]

The Week in Trafficking

A weekly links roundup of human trafficking in the news. U. S. News January is the US national slavery and human trafficking prevention month. The 2013-2017 Federal Strategic Action Plan on services for victims of human trafficking was released this week. Are sporting events linked to spikes in sex trafficking? Arrest reports raise doubts. Governor Jan Brewer calls for new human […]

The Week in Trafficking

A weekly links roundup of human trafficking news. US News UNL professor creates world’s 1st human trafficking journal How to end modern slavery How text messages help the Polaris Project zero in on human trafficking Why are children working in American tobacco fields? Regulations are killed, and kids die What’s your slavery footprint? There’s an […]

The Week in Trafficking

A weekly links roundup of human trafficking in the news. US News Michigan House Oks bill to presume teens charged with prostitution are sex trafficking victims Klobuchar introduces bill to model nationwide approach to human trafficking after Minnesota’s efforts First ever Massachusetts human trafficking guide for attorneys published Focus on human trafficking shift to labor […]

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