The County Sheriff in L.A., Jim McDonnell, said a human trafficking task force has been formed to give relief to the many caught in the [...]
The law has for a long time recognized little difference between prostitutes and pimps. That attitude is changing very quickly in LA...
Is sex work safer to negotiate online? Last month, Seattle area authorities seized a website that brought sex workers and clients [...]
Soldiers are allowed to rape during the ethnic fighting that is going on in South Sudan. Even children as young as 6-years-old are [...]
An L.A. bakery is now closed and the owners ordered to pay $15.3 million for abusing and exploiting 11 Filipino employees...
North Koreans are forced to perform $975 million in forced labor every year according to an NGO called Open North Korea.
Terranea Resort, a luxury retreat just minutes from Los Angeles, has come under fire for allegedly exploiting their foreign interns. [...]
The Los Angeles Times Editorial Board is speaking out against the problem of forced labor in U.S. immigration detention centers. The [...]
While the Californian prison system has taken measures to combat the spread of coronavirus, such as halting rehab programs, religious [...]
California’s outdated loitering law is harming vulnerable communities, according to retired police officer, Cheryl Dorsey. In an op-ed [...]
The 13th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution abolished slavery “except as a punishment for crime.” This so-called Punishment Clause has [...]
California lawmakers are calling for an investigation into the state’s cannabis sector after the Los Angeles Times uncovered evidence [...]
Conditions in Haiti’s orphanages are notorious. Reports of forced labor, trafficking and abuse are widespread in these institutions [...]
Victims of human trafficking or torture will get more time to sue their abusers, mass transit will receive a boost in the San Fernando [...]
Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell announced Wednesday that his department will immediately stop arresting children on [...]
Until now, law enforcement dealt with sex workers of all ages the same...arrested, prosecuted, asked to testify against pimps...