Tag Archives: Human Trafficking
Backpagecom CEO Carl Ferrer has rolled on his cofounders and executives admitting that he, “conspired with other Backpage principals … to find ways to knowingly facilitate the state-law prostitution crimes being committed by Backpage’s customers.” The site is charged with money laundering, … Continue reading
n the simplest terms, human trafficking is the exploitation of a person for the purpose of forced labor, sexual exploitation or obtaining their organs, for the benefit of another whether by force, fraud or coercion. The exploitation of others has … Continue reading
A Vermont man is being held on bail in connection with alleged human trafficking charges in New Hampshire, according to police. Lebanon Police arrested Erik Polson, 72, of Chelsea, Vermont, on Thursday after he traveled to the area to allegedly … Continue reading
This morning I spent some time on the Girard at Large Radio program. The two topics of interest were a recent controversy in the state over Human trafficking and a change in leadership at GraniteGrok.com.
A New Hampshire woman has been found guilty of human trafficking and other charges in a Massachusetts court, according to the Essex County District Attorney’s Office. Lori Barron, 54, of Salem, NH, was convicted of three counts of human trafficking, … Continue reading
The New Hampshire Human Trafficking Task Force severed its partnership with a group leading to the firing of its director who advocated the legalization of prostitution. Acting U.S. Attorney John Farley made the announcement Friday afternoon that the task force … Continue reading
Five people have been arrested in connection with trafficking women for sex at brothels in and around Boston. The arrests were made Thursday in a joint operation by the FBI and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey’s office. The brothels were … Continue reading