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2011-07-19 07:00:00

Men Who Buy Sex Tend Toward Violence Against Women And Other Criminal Behavior BOSTON, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A groundbreaking report by a renowned prostitution researcher finds that Boston-area men who buy women for sex are far more likely than non-sex buyers to commit crimes related to violence against women, substance abuse, assaults, weapons, and crimes against authority. Dr.

2011-06-08 01:30:33

Sex work is unprotected, increasingly dangerous and needs to be decriminalized, according to a new report published in the Canadian Review of Sociology.

2011-02-03 11:03:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With Super Bowl XLV approaching on February 6 in Arlington, Texas, advocates for children are putting together a game-changing defensive strategy - cracking down on human traffickers and helping the young women and men they exploit.

2011-01-04 09:37:00

The CyberTipline Serves as the Nation's 911 Reporting Mechanism For Sex Crimes Involving Children ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan.

2010-12-22 13:15:00

Connecticut's attorney general said on Tuesday that Craigslist has confirmed that it has removed its controversial adult services section from its international sites, four months after it did the same for its US sites.

2010-11-12 09:31:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Ongoing independent research commissioned by Women's Funding Network, in partnership with the Georgia-based "A Future.

2010-10-12 16:24:19

A mobile outreach program staffed by current and former sex workers is associated with increased entry to detoxification and residential drug treatment among women in street-based sex work.

2010-09-16 06:15:00

After two weeks of silence, Craigslist confirmed Wednesday that the popular Internet classifieds website had shut down all of its “adult services” listings.

2010-09-06 06:25:00

The popular online classifieds website Craigslist blocked the “adult services” portion of its US site this weekend, replacing the section tab with a black and white label reading “censored” following controversy and legal pressure from state officials who claim the site was promoting prostitution.

2010-08-25 12:25:00

Attorneys general in 17 states demanded Tuesday in a joint letter that Craigslist should remove its adult services section because the website cannot adequately block potentially illegal ads promoting prostitution and child trafficking.

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