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sex trafficking

March 13, 2018
Cory Oxford
Arkansas man wanted for sex trafficking of minors found, jailed in Bismarck
March 13, 2018 - 7:18am
February 9, 2018
Hong Jing, 49, of Irvine, Calif., received an 8.5 year sentence on Feb. 9, 2018, for her role as one of the ring leaders in a sex-trafficking operation that spanned more than half the country. (Courtesy of the Washington County Sheriff's Office)
'Boss lady' in international sex trafficking sent to Minn. prison
February 9, 2018 - 7:44pm
February 7, 2018
Super Bowl sting: 26 nabbed for soliciting sex from minors, 7 for trafficking
February 7, 2018 - 8:33am
February 2, 2018
With school officials and state legislators watching, high school junior Jessica Melnik talks about efforts to prevent girls from being used in sex trafficking. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: High school student fights sex trafficking
February 2, 2018 - 12:11pm
February 1, 2018
Super Bowl Live employee offered VIP tickets in exchange for sex with teens
February 1, 2018 - 7:31pm
Troy Becker / Forum News Service
Advocates warn about Super Bowl sex trafficking
February 1, 2018 - 6:10pm
January 28, 2018
Jenny Gaines, program director at Breaking Free, looks up from her computer at the Breaking Free offices on University Avenue in St. Paul on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. The organization, which helps sex workers move away from the that industry, is preparing for increased needs and outreach while the NFL Super Bowl is in Minneapolis. (John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Super Bowl the biggest time for sex trafficking? That's a myth, but here's the picture of what happens every day in the Twin Cities
January 28, 2018 - 8:00am
January 24, 2018
Law enforcement plans for sex trafficking issues around Super Bowl
January 24, 2018 - 1:45pm
January 15, 2018
Aimee Schroeder combs the internet in her Stillwater office on January 9, 2018, looking for sex-for-sale ads that might involve children. Schroeder is an analyst with Washington County attorney's office, working with the East Metro Human Trafficking Task Force. Bob Shaw / Pioneer Press
Washington County group has suggestions on how you can fight sex trafficking
January 15, 2018 - 8:20pm
How can you fight sex trafficking? Washington County group has suggestions
January 15, 2018 - 6:00am
January 11, 2018
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., attends a hearing in January 2017 to discuss the role of in facilitating human trafficking. Photo courtesy of Heitkamp's office.
Bill aimed at websites that facilitate sex trafficking has enough votes to pass in U.S. Senate, Heitkamp says
January 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
January 8, 2018
Mel Alvar, PAVSA youth advocate, speaks at Monday’s Duluth Trafficking Task Force event. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Ending sex trafficking in Duluth takes education, leaders say
January 8, 2018 - 7:01pm
December 21, 2017
Anthony Collier
Fargo judge slaps convicted Minn., ND pimp with 40-year sentence
December 21, 2017 - 4:54pm
December 4, 2017
Illustration by Troy Becker / Forum News Service
The reason some women are wearing dresses every day in December
December 4, 2017 - 7:37am
December 3, 2017
Anthony Collier
Prosecutors seek life sentence for convicted pimp
December 3, 2017 - 5:15pm