Northwest Now

Human Trafficking - Oct. 4

Season 5 Episode 503 | 26m 46s  | Video has closed captioning.

Human trafficking is a new catch-all term for very old crimes - sexual exploitation and slave labor. Quantifying the problem is difficult but when it comes to slave labor, the experts say unscrupulous labor contractors coerce victims into illegal work in agriculture, fast food and construction. Host Tom Layson takes a closer look.

Aired: 10/04/13

Rating: TV-PG

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