Proposition 35, an effort to increase prison sentences and fines for human traffickers, has passed.

“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.”

Full story: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2012/11/proposition-35-address-human-trafficking.html

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Sex trafficking of children: Las Vegas’ deep, dark secret

“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.”

Full story: http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2012/nov/01/sex-trafficking-children/

A Call to Men Creates New PSA: The Next Generation of Manhood

A Call to Men has a new PSA aimed at raising awareness about the role of men in ending violence against girls and women.

Click here to watch the PSA!

ENC Stop Human Trafficking Newsletter

White Ribbon Against Porn Week – Oct 2 thru Nov 4…and more.

Link: ENCStop Human Trafficking Newsletter

Book Signing: Girls Like Us

When: Thursday, November 15, 2012

Time: 7 pm

Where: UNC Wilmington

Please join us for a lecture, question & answer time and book signing of Girls Like Us by Rachel Lloyd.

Link: Girls Like Us Lecture

Sex & Money – A National Search For Human Worth

UNCW Anti-Human Traffic EventsWhen: Friday, November 9, 2012

Time: 2 pm

Where: UNC Wilmington

A documentary about domestic minor sex trafficking

Link: Screening of Sex & Money

ENC Stop Human Trafficking Newsletter – October 2012

Fair Trade your Halloween with Equal Exchange Chocolates!

Link: ENC Stop Human Trafficking Newsletter – October