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Baltimore Sex Trafficking Shelter Filled With Survivor Tales

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.

12/29/2014

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Mexican Man Sentenced in Va. Sex Trafficking Case

A federal judge in Virginia has sentenced a Mexican man to 17½ years in prison for bringing a teenager to the United States for prostitution.

11/05/2014

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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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FBI: 168 Children Rescued in National Sex-Trafficking Crackdown

Nearly 170 victims of child sex trafficking, many of whom had never been reported missing, were rescued in the last week as part of an annual nationwide crackdown, the FBI said Monday.

06/24/2014

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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

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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.

04/10/2014

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Two Sentenced for Sex Trafficking of 15-Year-Old

Two people have been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for prostituting a 15-year-old girl.

01/25/2014

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Woman Convicted of Sex Trafficking 15-Year-Old

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

10/17/2013

A 13 year-old girl forced into street prostitution. (credit: Gwenn Dubourthoumieu/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Sex Trafficking

A man who operated brothels in Annapolis and Easton has been sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison after being convicted of sex trafficking.

09/11/2013

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Md. Man Pleads Guilty to Sex Trafficking 15-Year-Old

A Maryland man has pleaded guilty to sex trafficking a 15-year-old runaway.

11/07/2012

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