Sex Work Classifieds Site Backpage Wins Small Victory in Appeals Court
Backpage, a website where escorts frequently post classified ads, just won an injunction against a county sheriff with aims to shut them down. This isn't only a victory for Backpage; it's a victory for the first amendment.
Sex Worker Advocates Say Sheriff's Backpage.com Fight Is ‘Wrong Approach’
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart's effort to shutdown Backpage.com has upset sex worker advocates who argue that online ad services help keep them safe.