Posts Tagged: prostitution

US Funds UN Study Calling for Legalizing Prostitution

July 24, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Sexuality | Tags: , , ,


 A report issued by the United Nations-backed Global Commission on HIV and the Law; recommends that nations around the world get rid of “punitive” laws against prostitution – or what it calls “consensual sex work” — and … Read more

Harsher Penalties for Sex Traffickers Passes House Committee

December 7, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics | Tags: , ,

The sex trafficking of minors in Pennsylvania could become a first-degree felony under new legislation, House Bill 2016, that targets traffickers and protects their victims.

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Bills Introduced to Stop Sex Trafficking at Massage Parlors in PA

December 5, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Sexuality | Tags: , ,

From PA Independent: Bipartisan state House and Senate proposals, House Bill 235 and Senate Bill 338, would require rest-stops, bars, motels, welcome areas, strip clubs, massage parlors and other businesses to post an 8 ½-inch-by-11-inch sign with a 28-point font… Read more