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"John School" Sex Trafficking Law Likely To Accomplish Very Little

"John School" Sex Trafficking Law Likely To Accomplish Very Little

On Friday a number of new laws passed by the Legislature earlier this year went into effect. Among them a law which would allow judges to sentence”johns” – people guilty of soliciting prostitution – to a class. Senator Mac Schneider of Grand forks, who leads the Democrat minority caucus in the Senate and really ought to

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North Dakota Examines Partial Legalization Of Prostitution

With Forum Communications running a multi-part series on human trafficking in North Dakota (“trafficking” is the new media/political buzzword for what is traditionally called prostitution), the issue is in a lot of people’s minds. And rightfully so. The virtual enslavement of human beings to be used as for-hire sex toys is despicable, and those guilty of

Could Legalizing Prostitution Help With North Dakota's Human Trafficking Problem?

North Dakota’s elected leaders have been grappling with the issue of human trafficking. Senator Heidi Heitkamp, to her credit, has been leading the charge on this issue which sees women and even some men all but enslaved to act as sex workers. It’s obvious why this is suddenly a problem in North Dakota. The rush

Could Legalized Prostitution Be A Solution To North Dakota's Human Trafficking Problem?

The rush of workers in the male-dominated oil industry into western North Dakota has created a gender imbalance. It’s hard to estimate just how much of an imbalance – even US Census officials have acknowledged the difficulty in getting accurate estimates with the state’s booming population growth – but anyone who has visited the oil

Hawaii Cops Want Legal Sex With Hookers

No, the cops in Hawaii aren’t talking about legalizing prostitution, something for which a person could make a logical case (you could say prohibiting prostitution doesn’t stop it but rather drives it into the shadows, making it less safe for the sex workers). Rather, the cops just want it to be legal when they have

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