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# sex-trafficking - This year 2022

Victim hopes to find out how Maxwell and Epstein committed crimes for so long
# Sex Trafficking
# Sex Trafficking

Victim hopes to find out how Maxwell and Epstein committed crimes for so long

Jun 29th 2022, 9:11 AM 16,820 Views 0 Comments

Maxwell looked straight ahead and showed no emotion as judge Alison Nathan passed sentence in front of a packed public gallery.

Ghislaine Maxwell lawyers request retrial after sex trafficking conviction
# Maxwell
# Maxwell

Ghislaine Maxwell lawyers request retrial after sex trafficking conviction

Updated Jan 20th 2022, 9:41 AM 20,919 Views 0 Comments

Maxwell was convicted of trafficking teenage girls for sex after a three-week trial in New York.

# sex-trafficking - Last year 2021

Ghislaine Maxwell jury must work through new year’s holiday if they do not reach verdict
# US Courts
# US Courts

Ghislaine Maxwell jury must work through new year’s holiday if they do not reach verdict

Dec 29th 2021, 6:15 PM 15,265 Views 0 Comments

It was the latest sign that a verdict was not near in the month-long trial.

Opinion: 'It's like a war has ended and you don’t know who you are anymore'
# Sex Trafficking
# Sex Trafficking

Opinion: 'It's like a war has ended and you don’t know who you are anymore'

Dec 4th 2021, 7:00 PM 20,984 Views 0 Comments

Mia de Faoite documents the horror and abuse that come with prostitution and trafficking and says society must not forget these women.

Ghislaine Maxwell 'served up' girls for sex to Epstein, sex trafficking trial hears
# New York
# New York

Ghislaine Maxwell 'served up' girls for sex to Epstein, sex trafficking trial hears

Updated Nov 29th 2021, 9:21 PM 42,229 Views 0 Comments

The British socialite is the ex-girlfriend of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein.

Closing arguments under way in R Kelly sex trafficking trial
# New York
# New York

Closing arguments under way in R Kelly sex trafficking trial

Sep 23rd 2021, 8:21 AM 8,358 Views 0 Comments

The singer has been accused of sexually abusing girls, boys and young women.

R Kelly to be moved to New York ahead of trial in summer over alleged sex trafficking

R Kelly to be moved to New York ahead of trial in summer over alleged sex trafficking

Apr 15th 2021, 10:29 PM 29,152 Views 0 Comments

The singer has been held in Chicago where he faces a separate trial.

# sex-trafficking - All time

US prosecutor says Prince Andrew has 'falsely' claimed he tried to help sex trafficking investigation
# New York
# New York

US prosecutor says Prince Andrew has 'falsely' claimed he tried to help sex trafficking investigation

Jun 8th 2020, 10:06 PM 47,853 Views 34 Comments

Lawyers for the prince had said the royal had offered assistance at least three times this year.

What we know so far: Jeffrey Epstein's death and the case that was building against him
# Jeffrey Epstein
# Jeffrey Epstein

What we know so far: Jeffrey Epstein's death and the case that was building against him

Aug 14th 2019, 9:30 PM 24,445 Views 12 Comments

The billionaire was due to go on trial before his death on Saturday.

US hedge fund billionaire Jeffrey Epstein charged with sex trafficking minors
# Jeffrey Epstein
# Jeffrey Epstein

US hedge fund billionaire Jeffrey Epstein charged with sex trafficking minors

Jul 8th 2019, 6:42 PM 20,819 Views 0 Comments

Epstein was convicted previously of paying young girls for sexual massages at his mansion.

US billionaire Jeffrey Epstein arrested on sex trafficking charges, local media report
# New York
# New York

US billionaire Jeffrey Epstein arrested on sex trafficking charges, local media report

Jul 7th 2019, 3:22 PM 42,652 Views 0 Comments

Epstein, a wealth hedge fund manager, was arrested at a New Jersey airport yesterday after arriving from Paris.

US report criticises Ireland's 'insufficient efforts' to tackle human trafficking
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

US report criticises Ireland's 'insufficient efforts' to tackle human trafficking

Jun 20th 2019, 7:32 PM 13,201 Views 28 Comments

The report published by the US State Department noted Ireland’s use of direct provision centres to accommodate ‘traumatised victims’.

23 trafficking victims who came from abroad helped by Immigrant Council of Ireland last year
# Trafficking
# Trafficking

23 trafficking victims who came from abroad helped by Immigrant Council of Ireland last year

May 29th 2019, 6:20 AM 7,214 Views 5 Comments

That’s according to the Council’s impact report for 2018, which has been published today.

Report on Ireland's sex industry: 'Highly organised, thriving in every county'
# Trafficking
# Trafficking

Report on Ireland's sex industry: 'Highly organised, thriving in every county'

Nov 13th 2018, 6:10 AM 65,096 Views 40 Comments

A report compared the legislative approaches in six EU countries to tackling human trafficking in prostitution.

Children are being trafficked into Ireland by their own families for exploitation by the sex trade
# Sex Trafficking
# Sex Trafficking

Children are being trafficked into Ireland by their own families for exploitation by the sex trade

Oct 19th 2018, 9:01 AM 40,504 Views 55 Comments

The majority of the ringleaders of child trafficking into the EU are female according to Europol.

Irish service supported 109 people affected by sex trafficking last year
# Ruhama
# Ruhama

Irish service supported 109 people affected by sex trafficking last year

Jun 18th 2018, 1:57 PM 9,633 Views 24 Comments

The nationalities that had the highest access rate to Ruhama’s casework service were Nigerian (63 cases) and Irish (41)

Smallville actress charged for alleged sex trafficking role in cult-like group
# Allison Mack
# Allison Mack

Smallville actress charged for alleged sex trafficking role in cult-like group

Apr 21st 2018, 6:01 PM 38,988 Views 0 Comments

Women were recruited to the purported self-help group which forced them to have sex with its leader.

Harvey Weinstein sued for alleged 'sex trafficking' in Cannes
# Allegations
# Allegations

Harvey Weinstein sued for alleged 'sex trafficking' in Cannes

Nov 28th 2017, 7:05 AM 28,492 Views 18 Comments

Aspiring British actress Kadian Noble has accused Weinstein of inviting her to a hotel room in France and sexually assaulting her.

'Most prostitution here is run by organised crime gangs': Irish service helped 92 victims of sex trafficking in 2016
# Ruhama
# Ruhama

'Most prostitution here is run by organised crime gangs': Irish service helped 92 victims of sex trafficking in 2016

Aug 28th 2017, 12:41 PM 19,699 Views 149 Comments

Ruhama worked with 304 women of 37 nationalities last year.

Mother accused of forcing woman to have sex with men is acquitted over 'conflict in the evidence'
# Trafficking Allegations
# Trafficking Allegations

Mother accused of forcing woman to have sex with men is acquitted over 'conflict in the evidence'

Jan 31st 2017, 4:28 PM 24,208 Views 27 Comments

Joy Imasogie had pleaded not guilty.

Man due in Dublin court as part of four-year sex trafficking probe
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Man due in Dublin court as part of four-year sex trafficking probe

Oct 29th 2016, 3:36 PM 14,086 Views 0 Comments

In 2012, gardaí identified a number of Polish women as victims of sexual exploitation.

'One woman didn't even know she was in Ireland': The reality of being sold for sex
# Exploitation
# Exploitation

'One woman didn't even know she was in Ireland': The reality of being sold for sex

Oct 17th 2016, 7:30 PM 23,300 Views 30 Comments

Women are trafficked across countries and continents – some having been sold by family members or friends.

US authorities charge 17 people with sex trafficking of hundreds of women
# Thailand
# Thailand

US authorities charge 17 people with sex trafficking of hundreds of women

Oct 6th 2016, 6:10 AM 10,529 Views 4 Comments

“The 17 people charged in this indictment ran a highly-sophisticated sextrafficking scheme,” a US attorney said.

'The ugly truth about prostitution is that without various forms of force it would collapse'
# Turn Off The Red Light
# Turn Off The Red Light

'The ugly truth about prostitution is that without various forms of force it would collapse'

Sep 18th 2016, 11:55 AM 26,239 Views 132 Comments

Former sex workers are calling on the government to pass the Sexual Offences Bill which would make buying sex illegal.

Woman forced to work in Irish brothel to 'repay her debt'
# Trafficking
# Trafficking

Woman forced to work in Irish brothel to 'repay her debt'

Jan 11th 2016, 4:45 PM 45,632 Views 66 Comments

It was the group’s second busiest year since it began working in the area a decade ago.

'This Christmas Day there will be women in brothels around the country'
# Sex Trafficking
# Sex Trafficking

'This Christmas Day there will be women in brothels around the country'

Dec 7th 2015, 12:17 PM 26,780 Views 85 Comments

Prostitution charity Ruhama found an increase in the women accessing its services last year.

Sex traffickers 'controlled victims using voodoo'
# Spain
# Spain

Sex traffickers 'controlled victims using voodoo'

Jul 27th 2015, 2:45 PM 10,773 Views 9 Comments

They resorted to “traditional Juju voodoo practices, including animal sacrifices” to control their victims.

'Sex trafficked teens promised new life but dream becomes nightmare at Dublin Airport'
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

'Sex trafficked teens promised new life but dream becomes nightmare at Dublin Airport'

Dec 23rd 2014, 9:57 AM 22,774 Views 79 Comments

The Immigrant Council of Ireland says the past year has been its busiest to date in terms of sex trafficking cases.

New law means electronic tagging for some sex offenders
# Milestone
# Milestone

New law means electronic tagging for some sex offenders

Nov 27th 2014, 5:50 PM 9,374 Views 42 Comments

There has been a wide welcome for new offences against child grooming and buying sex.

Clever campaign uses Tinder to tell men about Irish sex trafficking
# Tinder
From The Daily Edge
# Tinder

Clever campaign uses Tinder to tell men about Irish sex trafficking

Nov 6th 2014, 9:47 AM 25,443 Views 44 Comments

Have you swiped on this profile?

Irish health care professionals are not able to identify sex trafficking victims
# Hidden Phenomenon
# Hidden Phenomenon

Irish health care professionals are not able to identify sex trafficking victims

Oct 14th 2014, 4:17 PM 3,085 Views 5 Comments

A study has found that there are no Irish guidelines to assist health care professionals.

Sex trafficking victims 'in danger of abuse in Direct Provision'
# Vulnerable
# Vulnerable

Sex trafficking victims 'in danger of abuse in Direct Provision'

Sep 22nd 2014, 6:30 AM 8,482 Views 45 Comments

That’s according to agencies who have contacted the Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald.

FBI rescue 168 children from child sex trafficking and arrest 281 pimps
# Sex Trafficking
# Sex Trafficking

FBI rescue 168 children from child sex trafficking and arrest 281 pimps

Jun 24th 2014, 11:54 AM 9,296 Views 9 Comments

The arrests were part of a week-long enforcement by the FBI.

Gardaí believe sex traffickers use voodoo rituals on their victims
# Crime Gangs
# Crime Gangs

Gardaí believe sex traffickers use voodoo rituals on their victims

Jun 12th 2014, 6:09 PM 16,918 Views 51 Comments

Seven victims of human trafficking were identified in Ireland over the past 48 hours.

EU Commissioner calls for continued pressure by police to combat sex trafficking
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

EU Commissioner calls for continued pressure by police to combat sex trafficking

Mar 27th 2014, 6:30 AM 4,807 Views 28 Comments

Cecilia Malmström made the call in a pre-recorded address to a major conference of trafficking experts being held in Dublin.

Couple who ran London prostitution ring to be sentenced today
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Couple who ran London prostitution ring to be sentenced today

Dec 9th 2013, 2:13 PM 13,673 Views 42 Comments

Officers found 120 phones, 50 Polish identity cards and £24,000 in cash in the home of a couple who admit forcing women into prostitution.

Column: We have glimpsed the human misery which fills the pockets of Europe’s pimps and traffickers
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We have glimpsed the human misery which fills the pockets of Europe’s pimps and traffickers

Nov 29th 2013, 7:00 AM 267 Views 95 Comments

We cannot pretend trafficking does not exist. Today experts from across the EU will meet for discussions in Dublin to support victims and bring the organised gangs to justice, writes Denise Charlton.

Seven per cent increase in women affected by prostitution seeking support
# Ruhama
# Ruhama

Seven per cent increase in women affected by prostitution seeking support

Nov 7th 2013, 9:25 AM 4,664 Views 55 Comments

Ruhama, which supports women affected by sex trafficking and prostitution, helped 258 people last year — providing services to women from 32 different nationalities.

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Oct 22nd 2013, 10:55 PM 23,133 Views 0 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the pensioners’ protest, a little girl taken from a Roma family in Dublin and the NSA spying on the French.

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