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January 15, 2018
Washington County group has suggestions on how you can fight sex trafficking
OAKDALE, Minn. — Children are being sold for sex in John Larson's hometown, and he wants it to stop. Oakdale — and many other metro...
January 15, 2018 - 8:20pm
How can you fight sex trafficking? Washington County group has suggestions
OAKDALE, Minn. — Children are being sold for sex in John Larson's hometown, and he wants it to stop. Oakdale — and many other metro suburbs — are seeing increases in sex trafficking, prostitution reliant on coercion such as the use of underage children. Residents...
January 15, 2018 - 6:00am
January 11, 2018
Bill aimed at websites that facilitate sex trafficking has enough votes to pass in U.S. Senate, Heitkamp says
A bill aimed at websites that facilitate online sex trafficking has enough votes for passage in the Senate, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said...
January 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
January 8, 2018
Ending sex trafficking in Duluth takes education, leaders say
Community members gather annually in January to discuss sex trafficking prevention in Duluth, and this year, the ongoing national dialogue about...
January 8, 2018 - 7:01pm
December 21, 2017
Fargo judge slaps convicted Minn., ND pimp with 40-year sentence
FARGO — A federal judge on Thursday, Dec. 21, sentenced a Chicago man to 40 years in prison for the sex trafficking of five women, including...
December 21, 2017 - 4:54pm
December 4, 2017
The reason some women are wearing dresses every day in December
Worn to weddings, holiday parties, dates or a night out with friends, dresses are a staple in modern-day fashion. But they haven't always represented...
December 4, 2017 - 7:37am
December 3, 2017
Prosecutors seek life sentence for convicted pimp
FARGO — Prosecutors here have filed papers in U.S. District Court here saying a Chicago man convicted of sex trafficking five women, including...
December 3, 2017 - 5:15pm
November 14, 2017
Minnesota judge sentences California woman for sex trafficking
STILLWATER, Minn. — A California woman who profited from an international sex-trafficking ring that preyed on foreign-born women in Minnesota...
November 14, 2017 - 8:24pm
November 7, 2017
Internet companies drop opposition to bill targeting online sex trafficking
WASHINGTON - When Congress launched an effort in August to enable prosecution of online sex trafficking by amending the Communications Decency...
November 7, 2017 - 9:24am
November 5, 2017
Sex sting training nets actual arrest in Nisswa: Man faces felonies for soliciting juvenile
NISSWA, Minn. — For more than 350 law enforcement officers at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa Thursday, Nov. 2, a demonstration on disrupting demand for underage sex trafficking became real life.
November 5, 2017 - 7:55pm
October 16, 2017
Charge: ND farmer arranged to have sex with 15-year-old at his farm
MINOT, N.D. -- A 53-year-old northwest North Dakota farmer is accused of falling for a law enforcement sting and arranging to have sex with a...
October 16, 2017 - 6:31pm
Seattle man accused of forcing 2 women to sell sex in ND
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A man accused of forcing two women into prostitution has been extradited to Williston and is being held on $250,000 bond....
October 16, 2017 - 5:41pm
September 14, 2017
Five men accused of soliciting children for sex in Woodbury
WOODBURY, Minn.—Five men were arrested in Woodbury during an undercover operation targeting people who solicit children for sex Wednesday,...
September 14, 2017 - 5:07pm
August 25, 2017
Minn. man who victimized foreign-born women pleads guilty in sex-trafficking ring
BLAINE, Minn.—A Blaine man accused of serving as the Minnesota manager for an international sex-trafficking ring that exploited vulnerable,...
August 25, 2017 - 9:20pm
August 11, 2017
Judge drops city from St. Paul officer's botched handling of sex trafficking case lawsuit
ST. PAUL—St. Paul has been dropped as a party in a slew of multi-million dollar lawsuits that sprang from a St. Paul police officer's handling...
August 11, 2017 - 6:52pm