Sex trafficking

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Rebecca Crockett
July 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) - Some of Jeffrey Epstein's accusers say they're encouraged he's been charged with sex trafficking. The 66-year-old Epstein pleaded not guilty Monday in his first court appearance following his weekend arrest. He will remain in jail at least until his July 15 bail hearing. Epstein's...
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Rebecca Crockett
July 02, 2019 - 4:00 am
Kansas City, MO - It's in the news, on our social media pages and on the streets of our city. Just this last week, 24 people in Independence Missouri were arrested with connections to human trafficking. Geoffrey Arbuckle, President of Restoration House of Greater Kansas City , says it is more of a...
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Rebecca Crockett
February 25, 2019 - 5:00 am
Kansas City, MO - The recent sex trafficking bust involving Patriots owner Robert Kraft is nothing new, says Lucy Bloom, executive director of Veronica's Voice . Bloom says illicit massage parlors are a problem across the nation and right here in the KC Metro. "It's common for men to choose places...
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Michael Ronnebaum
July 25, 2017 - 6:50 am
Kansas CIty, MO - The discovery last weekend of a sweltering, hot semi trailer full of dead and dying immigrants outside a San Antonio Walmart store sheds fresh light on the problem of human smuggling and trafficking in the United States. The International Labor Organization estimates that...
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