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CFSI: The non-profit that finds America's lost children Special

Lockhart - It is a type of heartache no parent wants to experience. When a child goes missing a giant hole develops in the souls of those who lives were improved with the birth of a child. That heartache motivates one organization to find our missing children.

Italian tourists paying Kenyan children to have sex with dogs

Malindi - The picture-postcard Kenyan beach resort of Malindi is hiding a terrible secret. Girls and boys, some of them not yet teenagers, are being sexually exploited by tourists, many of them older Italian men who pay them to have sex, sometimes with dogs.

Op-Ed: Women and Children Under Siege

The women and children of America are under siege. Domestic violence, sexual assault, child trafficking and pornography are virulent epidemics. This is not a position piece on Roe v. Wade - it is a call to action against this war on our women and children

World Cup in Brazil draws attention to rampant child prostitution

Recife - The World Cup will be hosted in Brazil this year, bringing a boost to the nation’s economy. However, some of the money changing hands will go to pay the more than 500,000 child prostitutes servicing the tourists and locals attending the matches.

Tourists fuel surge in Goa sex trafficking

Vasco Da Gama - A recently-released United Nations report blames increased tourism for a surge in sex trafficking in the Indian state of Goa.

Op-Ed: We can free victims of human trafficking Special

The average age of girls being trafficked in Canada is 13. “Choice” is a word that is often misused; the right word should be “prostituted”, since nobody chooses to enter the sex trade at the age of 13.

Judge says anti-sex trafficking law violates 1st Amendment

Nashville - A Federal judge has ruled a Tennessee law aimed at preventing child sex trafficking violates the First Amendment, issuing a restraining order which prevents the state from enforcing the new law.

Spanish police arrest 17 in Voodoo sex-trafficking ring

Madrid - According to Spain's Interior Ministry, police have arrested 17 people on suspicion of smuggling Nigerian women into Spain. Once in the country, the women were forced into prostitution with claims that Voodoo spells would be cast should they not comply.

Winning the fight for rights — Prostitution and sex-trafficking Special

Jerusalem - This week, Israel's President, Shimon Peres, presented three awards honouring the dedicated work invested by two women and those who work for the organisation 'Mesilah.' Criminal Lawyer, Nomi Levenkron received the individual award.

'Taken' a film based on lies yet sex-traffickers remain very real

The movie "Taken" starring Liam Neeson was based on the tragic events in the life of William Hillar. It turns out Hillar’s story was a complete fabrication. “Taken” is based on lies and not on facts at all.

Two Scots Plead Guilty To Sex Trafficking

Two out of four Scottish people accused of sex trafficking 14 men and women across the United Kingdom have pleaded guilty to the allegations and now await sentence.

Police investigate claims of sex trafficking in Edinburgh

Edinburgh - An Eastern European woman has told health workers in Edinburgh that she was brought to the UK and forced to work as a prostitute sparking an investigation into claims of sex trafficking in the city.

Human Trafficking is a Big Deal in San Bernardino County

Human trafficking is a growing problem in the United States and throughout the world. It is somewhat surprising that San Bernardino County ranks as one of the biggest transit points for human trafficking, domestically and international in the U.S.

Joran van der Sloot faces more charges

Charges seem to be mounting for Joran van der Sloot who is already being held for the murder of a Peruvian girl and trying to extort money from the family of the late Natalee Holloway.

Queens madam accused of forcing young Koreans into sex slavery

Flushing - A Queens, New York madam is accused of using threats and intimidation to force young Korean women into lives of sex slavery in massage parlors on Long Island, New York

Former action movie star Steven Seagal accused of sexual assault

Actor turned reality television star Steven Seagal was accused of sexually assaulting a former female employee, in addition to owning two Russian sex slaves. His lawyer calls the lawsuit "ridiculous."

Top Russian spy indicted in sex trafficking case

Thirteen men have been indicted in an international sex trafficking case, which they are accused of using women as slaves. One of the suspects is a Senior Russian intelligence officer.

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