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Unpaid cab fare leads to human trafficking charges for man with ties to Windsor

A man has been charged with human trafficking after he failed to pay a cab fare from Toronto to Windsor — and his 25-year-old female companion revealed that the man was controlling her and exploiting her into sex trade. 221 more words

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Muskingum County not immune to human trafficking

It’s difficult not to be sickened, outraged, and completely incredulous with this story coming out of Zanesville, Ohio; that a mother sold her eight-year-old daughter to a 76-year-old man for sex. 788 more words

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Emirati princesses convicted in Belgium for human trafficking, inhuman treatment

Reuters

Fri Jun 23, 2017 | 8:20am EDT

Eight Emirati princesses were convicted of human trafficking by a Belgian court on Friday and were given suspended jail terms and fines in a case stemming from their treatment of servants at a Brussels luxury hotel nearly 10 years ago, their lawyer said. 142 more words

Conquering Copenhagen

The first few days in Copenhagen I felt like a little lost puppy. I couldn’t read most things, couldn’t overhear conversations, and google maps attached at my hip. 761 more words

DOJ Office for Victims of Crime – Increasing Legal Access to Victims of Crime: Innovations in Access to Justice Programs (FY 2017)

Applications Due: July 18, 2017, 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time

OVC Technical Assistance Webinar:  June 29, 2017, 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time: More info here

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OVC will provide, in total, approximately $8.15 million in funding for legal services for three distinct projects that will enhance legal access for crime victims, foster technological innovation, and provide training and technical assistance to those involved in the initiatives. 818 more words

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Man arrested in Utah for alleged human trafficking, forced sexual exploitation

SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah — ICE agents arrested a man in Utah this week who allegedly held a woman captive, separated her from her children, brought her to the U.S. 331 more words

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Economic Times: India builds game-changing database to track human trafficking

Economic Times: India builds game-changing database to track human trafficking. “A charity in New Delhi is building India’s first online database of human trafficking cases in a bid to plug a massive information gap and help law enforcers clean up the epicentre of the modern slave trade. 38 more words

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