Emily Fitchpatrick and On Eagles Wings Ministry in Asheville received recognition for their support extended to teen victims of sex trafficking.
“Proponents drafted it to make sex trafficking of a minor with force or fraud punishable with up to a life term in prison. They wanted to increase the fine for the offense to as much as $1.5 million from a maximum of $100,000, and to expand the definition of human trafficking to include creation and distribution of child pornography.”
“Prostitution is illegal in Las Vegas because ClarkCounty has more than 400,000 residents, but authorities say the city’s sex-infused landscape and anything-goes perception make it a hub for the vice.”
Posted: Thursday, May 10, 2012 | By Natalie Pasquarella
“Human trafficking is happening in Charlotte, and some cases involve children.
Neet Childs said she remembers when her reality was broken. At 16, a 38-year-old man befriended her at her job.”