Three people have been arrested for human trafficking after they allegedly lured Thai women to work as sex workers in the United Arab Emirates, says the Department of Special Investigations (DSI). The suspects, whose names were not released by authorities, were arrested last Wednesday — one in Chon Buri andContinue Reading

Louis Broadway-Phillips (Courtesy/Arizona Attorney General’s Office) PHOENIX — An Arizona man faces 10 years in prison, lifetime probation and sex offender terms after pleading guilty to sex trafficking three women, including one minor, according to Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich. Louis Broadway-Phillips, 27, advertised on the internet, transported the womenContinue Reading

Last February, this newspaper rightly praised Gov. Greg Abbott’s decision to create a pathway to clemency for survivors of human trafficking and domestic violence whose crimes resulted from their victimization. With this action, Abbott has made it possible for survivors to heal from their trauma without the crushing burden ofContinue Reading

Of the 33 victims who were recovered in the Los Angeles area, eight were being sexually exploited when they were found, according to the agency. Two sex-trafficking victims were recovered multiple times during the investigation, a disturbingly common development since many victims “may not even realize they’re being trafficked,” authoritiesContinue Reading

(Thomson Reuters Foundation) – U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s administration can reform the country’s anti-trafficking agenda by shifting the focus from sexual to labor exploitation and changing immigration policy to improve support for foreign victims, advocates said on Tuesday. President Donald Trump’s government made human trafficking one of its signature issues,Continue Reading

SAN DIEGO — Cameraman Theodore Wilfred Gyi pleaded guilty in federal court in California to conspiracy to commit sex trafficking for working with the operators of the website GirlsDoPorn to coerce young women to appear in porn videos.  Like this: Like Loading… Source linkContinue Reading