Tag : backpage.com
Child Sex Trafficking title : Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Fight Online Sex Trafficking
summary : Lawmakers proposed a bill that amends an old communications legislation that online sex traffickers use to avoid being apprehended by the law.
date : Apr 24, 2017 06:51 PM EDT
Backpage.com CEO title : Backpage.com Sex Ad Update: Sex Trafficking, Prostitution Ads Shut Down on World's Largest Online Brothel
summary : Backpage.com, a website notorious for its facilitation of prostitution and sex trafficking shut down the "adult" sexual services advertising section of its website. The website, which Polaris Project calls "the world's top online brothel," removed the prostitution ads' section hours after a scathing U.S. Senate report concluded the website was the "largest commercial sex services advertising platform in the United States."
date : Jan 13, 2017 12:30 PM EST