Or you might imagine a woman who comes to the U. Maybe you think of a young woman violently forced by a hated pimp to work the streets. While all of these images do constitute forms of sex trafficking, they barely begin to tell the story. And as these disturbing pictures run through our minds, few of us add to our list the children and teens in our own communities. Myths and misconceptions about human trafficking abound. The facts?
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August 26, by Anne Geggis No Comments. District Court. A nine-page complaint filed in U. If they were reluctant to have sex with the men or pose nude for the online photos, the year-old girls were threatened with being left alone without money in an unfamiliar area, according to court papers. The girls, both of whom had been reported to law enforcement as missing, were also offered drugs to make them feel good while having sex and, at one point, were threatened with a BB gun.
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Trafficking minors for sex is a multibillion-dollar industry that spans the globe. One region in India and Bangladesh has emerged as a hub of this illicit trade. Before they were sold to the same brothel, Sayeda and Anjali were typical teenagers, growing up in similar circumstances a few hundred miles apart: Sayeda in the city of Khulna in Bangladesh, and Anjali in Siliguri in West Bengal, India.
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