Backpage shuts down adult section, citing gov’t pressure, unlawful ‘censorship’ campaign

January 10, 2017 in News

By Tribune News Service Backpage.com, one of the world’s largest classified ad websites and a frequent target in the political battle against sex trafficking, closed its adult ads section Monday […]

Mississippi spa owner to enter plea in sex-trafficking case

June 1, 2016 in News

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) – Federal court records show a Korean national accused of engaging in human trafficking while she was operating a spa as a front for sex slaves and […]

30 arrested on sex trafficking charges during NBA All-Star weekend in New Orleans

February 23, 2014 in News, Sports, The Buzz

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana state police say an investigation involving local authorities and the FBI resulted in 30 arrests in connection with sex trafficking during the NBA All-Star weekend […]