It stands to reason that if someone under 18 can't legally consent to sex, then that same someone also can't be arrested for prostitution, right? Oh so wrong. The paradox of such prosecutions has engendered the "No such thing as a child prostitute" national campaign, which has taken hold in Los Angeles. L.A. County is now considering how to punish "johns" caught paying children for sex. But San Francisco psychologist and researcher Melissa Farley has for more than two dec...
In the first and most comprehensive study of its kind in the U.S., researchers from estimated there are 8,830 to 11,773 underage and adult sex-trafficking victims in the county each year. But a tally of local prosecutions are nowhere near the numbers suggested in the latest study.
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