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Daughters for Sale: How Young American Girls Are Being Sold Online

By Gloria Riviera Jackie Jesko SALLY HAWKINS May 25, 2016, 9:56 PM ET http://abcnews.go.com/US/daughters-sale-young-american-girls-sold-online/story?id=39350838 In an old home movie, young Natalie is laughing and running around with a soccer ball. She’s around 12 years old, and she looks at the … Continue reading

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How Do We Eradicate Sex Trafficking?

By Arina Grossu    In the aftermath of the Super Bowl, authorities announced that they rescued 16 minors in the New York City area from sex traffickers. In addition, more than 50 women who were also coerced to work as prostitutes … Continue reading

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20 Beautiful Children

Twas’ 11 days before Christmas, around 9:38 When 20 beautiful children stormed through heaven’s gate. Their smiles were contagious, their laughter filled the air. They could hardly believe all the beauty they saw there. They were filled with such joy, … Continue reading

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Child sex trafficking in Los Angeles: ‘It happens way too often’

Child sex trafficking in Los Angeles: ‘It happens way too often’ By Susan Abram, Staff Writer, Daily News Posted: 05/05/2012 05:25:57 PM PDT Updated: 05/06/2012 01:13:12 PM PDT He plied her with pot and promises. I’ll give you a car, … Continue reading

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Sacramento sisters plead guilty to pimping girls

The Associated Press Posted:   05/04/2012 02:00:33 PM PDT Updated:   05/04/2012 02:00:33 PM PDT SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Federal prosecutors say a Sacramento family ran a prostitution service for clients looking to have sex with underage girls. Four sisters, their mother and … Continue reading

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Ministry Reaches Out to Mayors to Curb Child Sex Trafficking

by Karla Dial A national organization devoted to stopping child sex trafficking has identified an effective way to thwart the industry — but says it needs the help of everyday citizens to do it. Child sex traffickers have been known … Continue reading

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Hostages of Child Prostitution – LA Times 10/7/2011

Girls from California are forced to sell themselves in Las Vegas. “My quota — I had to at least make between $500 and $800 dollars a day. If I didn’t, I had to stay out until I did,” she said. … Continue reading

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Identification of Human Trafficking Victims in Health Care Settings

This is a long article that looked for patterns to better identify victims of child trafficking, when they receive medical care. by Susie B. Baldwin, David P. Eisenman, Jennifer N. Sayles, Gery Ryan, Kenneth S. Chuang Health & Human Rights … Continue reading

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