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By Rosie Birchard
An Iowa court sentenced a teenage victim of sex trafficking to five years probation and ordered her to pay $150,000 to her abuser’s family. The case is underscoring a serious issue of justice where hundreds of victims of sexual abuse…
By Amna Nawaz, Karina Cuevas, Dorothy Hastings
Speaking at a White House summit on tribal nations, Biden signed an executive order tasking the Justice, Homeland Security and Interior departments with pursuing strategies to reduce crime.
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press
The Biden administration is identifying 17 countries as not doing enough to combat human trafficking and warning them of potential sanctions.
By Matthew Lee, Associated Press
By Associated Press
A former U.S. Olympics gymnastics coach with ties to disgraced sport doctor Larry Nassar died by suicide after being charged with two-dozen crimes, including forms of human trafficking, the state attorney general said.
By Ed White, Anna Liz Nicholas, Associated Press
A former U.S. Olympics gymnastics coach with ties to disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar has been charged in Michigan with two dozen crimes. John Geddert was head coach of the 2012 U.S. women's Olympic gymnastics team, which won a gold…
By Jeff Amy, Associated Press
President Donald Trump's administration in August awarded $35 million in Justice Department grants to organizations that provide safe housing for victims of human trafficking.
The Trump administration is awarding more than $35 million in Justice Department grants to nonprofit organizations that provide safe housing for survivors of human trafficking.
By Corinne Redfern, The Fuller Project
Trafficking survivors say they are unable to access food and water, safe accommodation or psychological support during the pandemic.
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