May 30, 2017

50 rescued from human traffickers in Japan in 2016

Fifty people were rescued from human traffickers in Japan in 2016, with Japanese nationals making up half of the victims, a government report showed Tuesday. Of the 50, 13 were aged 17 or younger, according to the annual report approved by the government. "We need to ...

Hawaiian bill would legalize prostitution

/ Feb 4, 2017

Hawaiian bill would legalize prostitution

Hawaiian lawmakers are considering decriminalizing prostitution with a bill that would also legalize buying sex and acting as a pimp. The proposal also would end a state law that says police officers cannot have sex with prostitutes in the course of investigations. Transgender activist Tracy Ryan ...