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Former D.C. Police Officer Gets 7 Years in Pimp Case

A former District of Columbia police officer has been sentenced to seven years for prostituting teenage girls from his southeast Washington apartment.

10/09/2014

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Baltimore Man Gets 12 Years For Sex Trafficking

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

10/01/2014

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Md. Man Gets Prison for Taking Minor to Va.

A 36-year-old Clinton, Maryland, man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for transporting a minor to Virginia for prostitution.

09/11/2014

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Former D.C. Officer Pleads Guilty in Pimp Case

A former District of Columbia police officer accused of serving as a pimp for two minors is expected to plead guilty in the case.

06/20/2014

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Man Pleads Guilty in Virginia to Human Trafficking

A Honduran man faces 10 years in prison after pleading guilty in Virginia to a human trafficking charge.

06/15/2014

American University professor blasts Supreme Court rulings on campaign spending, saying the court's reasoning also means paying for sex is free speech. (Getty Images)

Law Professor To Senate: ‘Outlawing Prostitution Is Unconstitutional’

American University professor blasts Supreme Court rulings on campaign spending, saying the court’s reasoning also means paying for sex is free speech.

06/05/2014

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Man Charged With Prostituting Mentally-Incapacitated Woman

A Virginia man has been charged with manipulating a mentally-incapacitated women into prostitution.

05/29/2014

Police will use modern technology while busting the world's oldest profession. (credit: Prince George's County Police)

Prince George’s Police Opt Not To Live Tweet Prostitution Sting, Make Zero Arrests

Was it a successful crime deterrent or a failed publicity stunt?

05/06/2014

Police will use modern technology while busting the world's oldest profession. (credit: Prince George's County Police)

Police To Live Tweet Prostitution Sting

In what may be a first for the digital age, police in Prince George’s County will be live tweeting a prostitution sting next week.

05/01/2014

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Study Sheds Light on DC’s Underground Sex Industry

In 2007, D.C.’s sex industry was about as profitable as its drug industry, according to an Urban Institute study released March 12.

03/20/2014

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