The pimps came from the notorious Mexican town of Tenancingo, where sex trafficking is a family business.
A new study says that the crackdown on sites that host adult listings, like Craigslist and Backpage, are only making sex traffickers harder to find.
Dennis Hof may seem like an odd person to defend sex trafficking victims, but he believes his experience with legal prostitution proves that decriminalizing the oldest profession would end one of the world's biggest human rights issues.
In Tlaxcala, Mexico, entire families work to seduce mostly poor, uneducated girls into forced prostitution using human trafficking rings that extend all the way to New York City.
Poverty can be a big factor in the sexual exploitation of children by family members or friends, and the children are getting younger.
Hawaii’s House passed a bill that lets undercover cops “have sex with prostitutes if they really need to.”