Woman Convicted of Sex Trafficking 15-Year-OldA Fairfax woman has been convicted of sex trafficking of a child after she recruited a 15-year-old girl into prostitution.
Lesser Sentences for Child Prostitutes Discussed in Va. Proposals to lighten up on child prostitutes and people who are forced into prostitution are on the Virginia State Crime Commission's agenda.
FBI Announces Recovery of 105 Sexually Exploited Children, ArrestsA three-day nationwide FBI operation -- dubbed Operation Cross Country -- has resulted in the recovery of 105 sexually exploited children and 150 arrests, including numerous pimps, the bureau announced today.
Senate Bill Defines Sex Trafficking as Child Abuse Child prostitutes would be considered victims of abuse rather than juvenile offenders and be referred to child welfare officials under legislation in Congress aimed at extending care to them before they become ensnared in the criminal justice system.

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