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Santa Clara County creates human-trafficking commission

Original post made on Apr 30, 2014

Addressing a growing need to combat local human labor and sex trafficking, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday, April 29, to set up a human-trafficking commission.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 4:01 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by Cause and effect, a resident of Monta Loma
on Apr 30, 2014 at 2:33 pm

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Posted by Maher, a resident of Martens-Carmelita
on Apr 30, 2014 at 3:57 pm

Maher is a registered user.

Shift the laws to target and arrest and jail the male purveyors and male customers of sex slaves (prostitute is the euphemism for sex slave in most cases)... as is done in Sweden and other socially advanced countries.

If you destroy the market, ie target the males, then the supply will not be profitable and will diminish.

After all, folks, it is the PIMP who is the OLDEST PROFESSION not the girls he entrapped lo' those eons ago. But blame the women is the oldest rationale for male crimes.

Let's get it right from here on out.


Posted by Sparty, a resident of another community
on Apr 30, 2014 at 6:54 pm

There are some odd things in Mt View... just a few blocks from city hall, at Shoreline and California there is some sort of flop house. Once in a while you see the door open and a bunch of bunk beds inside.... trafficking isn't only "sex workers" There are those paying off passage by working in restaurants too....


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