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New rules for Secret Service after prostitution scandal
# Scandal
# Scandal

New rules for Secret Service after prostitution scandal

Apr 28th 2012, 1:43 PM 3,054 Views 3 Comments

Secret Service agents will now be assigned chaperones on some trips to enforce new rules of conduct that clamp down on excessive drinking – even when they’re off duty.

Obama calls Secret Service agents caught in sex scandal ‘knuckleheads’
# Secret Sex
# Secret Sex

Obama calls Secret Service agents caught in sex scandal ‘knuckleheads’

Apr 25th 2012, 10:17 AM 3,838 Views 11 Comments

“What these guys were thinking, I don’t know. That’s why they’re not there anymore.”

Prostitution scandal: six Secret Service officers lose jobs
# Scandal
# Scandal

Prostitution scandal: six Secret Service officers lose jobs

Apr 21st 2012, 8:06 AM 5,027 Views 5 Comments

And it looks like the scandal may gain even more legs.

US agents 'removed' after Colombian prostitute scandal
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

US agents 'removed' after Colombian prostitute scandal

Apr 19th 2012, 8:38 AM 3,196 Views 14 Comments

Eight agents remain on administrative leave over scandal which emerged ahead of President Obama’s visit to Colombia.

US Secret Service agents placed on leave over prostitution scandal
# Embarrassment
# Embarrassment

US Secret Service agents placed on leave over prostitution scandal

Apr 15th 2012, 7:58 AM 3,941 Views 10 Comments

The embarrassing scandal deepens.

Strauss-Khan to be questioned over alleged links to 'prostitution ring'
# DSK
# DSK

Strauss-Khan to be questioned over alleged links to 'prostitution ring'

Feb 19th 2012, 12:46 PM 3,019 Views 17 Comments

The former head of the IMF faces questions over his alleged links to a prostitution ring in northern France.

Nuts and takeaway: The week in quotes
# Said And Done
# Said And Done

Nuts and takeaway: The week in quotes

Feb 12th 2012, 7:00 PM 4,333 Views 1 Comment

“We’ll pay our dues in full and on time”…

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Feb 8th 2012, 7:54 PM 5,017 Views 3 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: What you need to know about the Finance Bill, latest on the Tallaght drive-by, and the man who’s betting on the Irish economy…

Column: Sex workers face brutal abuse. Do we want this to be ‘normal’?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Sex workers face brutal abuse. Do we want this to be ‘normal’?

Feb 8th 2012, 7:30 PM 427 Views 139 Comments

It’s time for legal action on the ‘oldest profession’ – which is far from a necessary evil, writes Denise Charlton.

Prostitution programme 'showed the appalling abuse of women' - Taoiseach
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Prostitution programme 'showed the appalling abuse of women' - Taoiseach

Feb 8th 2012, 12:25 PM 5,219 Views 48 Comments

Enda Kenny told the Dáil today that the government intends to introduce legislation to clamp down on the prostitution industry in Ireland.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Feb 5th 2012, 8:00 PM 4,885 Views 0 Comments

Your evening round-up of the day’s main news…

RTÉ to air prostitution documentary originally meant for 'Prime Time Investigates'
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ to air prostitution documentary originally meant for 'Prime Time Investigates'

Feb 5th 2012, 10:55 AM 12,603 Views 20 Comments

An hour-long programme on prostitution will air on Tuesday night, though the ‘Prime Time Investigates’ series remains suspended.

Column: I worked as an escort to pay my family’s bills
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: I worked as an escort to pay my family’s bills

Feb 4th 2012, 8:40 AM 3,069 Views 69 Comments

Jobless and unable to pay for basics, ‘Scarlett O’Kelly’ set up as a call girl in middle Ireland. She told TheJournal.ie about her experiences.

Belfast: Women arrested in prostitution and human trafficking investigation
# Belfast
# Belfast

Belfast: Women arrested in prostitution and human trafficking investigation

Jan 20th 2012, 2:46 PM 2,104 Views 2 Comments

Two women have been arrested as part of a PSNI investigation into controlling prostitution and human trafficking in Northern Ireland.

China executes Filipino drug dealer despite clemency plea
# China
# China

China executes Filipino drug dealer despite clemency plea

Dec 8th 2011, 8:02 AM 3,157 Views 16 Comments

The Phillipine president made an appeal on humanitarian grounds to avert today’s execution.

Strauss-Kahn 'will debunk' new claims linking him to prostitution ring
# DSK
# DSK

Strauss-Kahn 'will debunk' new claims linking him to prostitution ring

Oct 17th 2011, 9:06 PM 436 Views 6 Comments

The former IMF head is embroiled in further controversy days after a police probe into rape allegations was dropped.

Shatter publishes report on prostitution legislation
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Shatter publishes report on prostitution legislation

Oct 17th 2011, 4:16 PM 1,106 Views 26 Comments

Justice Minister Alan Shatter has published his report into Swedish law criminalising people who purchase sexual services from prostitutes.

Peru: Police rescue almost 300 women forced into sexual slavery
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Peru: Police rescue almost 300 women forced into sexual slavery

Oct 5th 2011, 12:15 PM 958 Views 1 Comment

The Peruvian authorities have rescued almost 300 women they believe are the victims of human trafficking – the youngest girl discovered by police is just 13 years old.

Minister for Justice examining advice on criminalising purchase of sex
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Minister for Justice examining advice on criminalising purchase of sex

Oct 3rd 2011, 4:37 PM 741 Views 17 Comments

Deputy Alan Shatter is currently examining the implications of introducing a ban similar to that introduced in Sweden in 1999.

Column: ‘I thought what I was doing was normal’
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: ‘I thought what I was doing was normal’

Sep 30th 2011, 7:30 AM 1,192 Views 11 Comments

How do women end up in prostitution? One tells her personal story, and describes her experience in the sex industry.

Berlusconi accused of persuading witness to lie
# Berlusconi
# Berlusconi

Berlusconi accused of persuading witness to lie

Sep 28th 2011, 9:12 AM 171 Views 1 Comment

From victim to suspect: A Naples judge has turned an extortion case on its head, stating Silvio Berlusconi should be investigated for persuading a witness to lie, while the accused – a Bari businessman – is freed from custody.

Law banning purchase of sex "would reduce sex trafficking and prostitution"
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Law banning purchase of sex "would reduce sex trafficking and prostitution"

Sep 27th 2011, 7:30 AM 3,554 Views 81 Comments

Police officers from Sweden and Norway met with members of the Gardaí, the HSE and other organisations to discuss making the purchase of sex illegal in Ireland.

Column: Do we have the right to buy or sell sex?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Do we have the right to buy or sell sex?

Sep 27th 2011, 7:30 AM 409 Views 33 Comments

Criminalising people who pay for sex diverts attention from the real victims being exploited, argues Paul Ryan

Booking about: Irish fans first in line for busy NZ brothels
# In Demand
From The42
# In Demand

Booking about: Irish fans first in line for busy NZ brothels

Sep 7th 2011, 1:45 PM 1,940 Views 2 Comments

There has been no waiting around for some Irish supporters.

Six rescues and four arrests in Belfast human trafficking probe
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Six rescues and four arrests in Belfast human trafficking probe

Aug 24th 2011, 5:33 PM 153 Views 0 Comments

Officers from the PSNI Organised Crime Branch carry out a major sting on a human trafficking ring in Belfast.

Most victims of sex trafficking are African, says support group
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Most victims of sex trafficking are African, says support group

Aug 23rd 2011, 8:37 AM 1,301 Views 5 Comments

Ruhama’s annual report shows that the majority of women they help who were trafficked into Ireland and forced into the sex trade are African.

Prostitution on the rise in Ireland
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Prostitution on the rise in Ireland

Aug 22nd 2011, 8:55 AM 3,425 Views 58 Comments

The number of women here working in the sex industry has increased by 4 per cent, according to an organisation that supports the victims of prostitution.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Aug 7th 2011, 11:04 AM 104 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

Men who pay for sex 'should be prosecuted'
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Men who pay for sex 'should be prosecuted'

Apr 29th 2011, 10:49 AM 1,345 Views 3 Comments

Public health specialist calls for men who buy sex to be prosecuted – but an organisation representing sex workers in Ireland says this is not the best approach.

Prostitution should be legalised, says independent TD Wallace
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Prostitution should be legalised, says independent TD Wallace

Mar 24th 2011, 10:11 AM 2,119 Views 0 Comments

The Wexford soccer impresario says prostitutes would be better protected if their trade was not forced underground.

Poll: Should Ireland legalise paying for sex?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland legalise paying for sex?

Mar 24th 2011, 10:10 AM 8,732 Views 0 Comments

Independent TD Mick Wallace has said he believes prostitution – like drugs – should be legalised for better regulation.

Christy Moore backs campaign to target men who buy sex
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# Prostitution

Christy Moore backs campaign to target men who buy sex

Feb 3rd 2011, 12:41 PM 1,485 Views 0 Comments

Proposals made to prosecute who hire prostitutes – but to not criminalise the woman who sells sex.

Northern Ireland acts as 'staging post' for trafficking
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Northern Ireland acts as 'staging post' for trafficking

Sep 22nd 2010, 10:05 AM 200 Views 0 Comments

Stormont justice minister appeals for men to think twice about visiting brothels.

Trafficked prostitutes lived in fear of controlling gang
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Trafficked prostitutes lived in fear of controlling gang

Sep 7th 2010, 3:26 PM 511 Views 0 Comments

Four appear in Belfast court today on charges of prostitution and trafficking.

French footballer charged over prostitution enquiry
# Prostitution Scandal
# Prostitution Scandal

French footballer charged over prostitution enquiry

Jul 20th 2010, 6:43 PM 945 Views 0 Comments

Bayern Munich’s Franck Ribery charged after court appearance.

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