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New Bill Works To Fight Human Trafficking In Baltimore

New protections are going in place to combat human trafficking in Baltimore. The City Council passed and the mayor signed a whistleblower protections bill Wednesday.


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Glen Burnie Man Gets 11 Years For Trafficking Teen For Sex

A Glen Burnie man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for trafficking a teenage girl for sex in Baltimore.


Baltimore Shelter Gives Second Chance To Victims Of Sex Trafficking

Squatting in the grass and squinting in the sun, 25-year-old Song takes in the scene: a greenhouse, a farm, rows of heirloom tomatoes, clusters of herbs and flowering zucchini, squash and cucumber plants.


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2 Indicted On Child Sex Trafficking Charges

A grand jury in Maryland has returned a superseding indictment against two Massachusetts men for allegedly forcing a young teenage girl into prostitution.


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Baltimore Man Gets 12 Years For Forcing Young Women Into Prostitution

A Baltimore man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to forcing young women to work as prostitutes.


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Montgomery Co. Man Sentenced To 20 Years After Sex Trafficking Conspiracy

U.S. District Judge Paul W. Grimm sentenced 32 year-old Jean Claude Roy of Germantown, Maryland, to 20 years in prison.


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Man Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking Of 14-Year-Old Girl

A Baltimore man has pleaded guilty to the sex trafficking of a 14-year-old girl.


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Md. Man Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking Of Girl

A Glen Burnie man has pleaded guilty to the sex trafficking of a 15-year-old girl.


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Victims’ Rights Group Teams With Churches To Combat Sex Trafficking

Outnumbered and outmanned. Victims’ rights groups nationwide say human trafficking is the second largest crime.


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2 Men Sentenced For Running Prostitution Ring

Two men, including a former Baltimore firefighter, have been sentenced in federal court for running a prostitution ring.


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Man Sentenced To 35 Years For Sex Trafficking

A man convicted of numerous charges involving prostitution and sex trafficking has been sentenced to 35 years in prison.


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Woman Convicted Of Sex Trafficking 15-Year-Old Girl

A Fairfax woman has been convicted of sex trafficking of a child after she recruited a 15-year-old girl into prostitution.