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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Human Trafficking’

AnnaLynne McCord Dating Retired Lakers Player Rick Fox

AnnaLynne McCord has a new man in her life. She is dating retired Lakers small forward Rick Fox. And despite their age difference–he is 45 and she is 27–the two seem very happy together. People magazine reports that the two were spotted together in Arizona this weekend at a pre-Super Bowl function, and they didn’t hide their PDA. Fox arrived …

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Elizabeth Smart-Gilmour Uses Her Kidnapping Experience For Good Addressing Human Trafficking

Elizabeth Smart-Gilmour is turning ashes into roses. On Monday, Smart-Gilmour shared the experiences of her nine-month kidnapping ordeal at a round table discussion tackling the growing problem of violence and human trafficking in the Dakotas. As reported by Valley News Live, Dakota’s U.S. Attorneys joined forces with medical professionals, social workers and advocate group representatives at a three-day event in …

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Baby Factory Raid Finds 8 Pregnant Women

Police in Nigeria raided a home where they discovered a “baby factory” with 8 pregnant women selling babies for around $2000 each. According to the UK Independent, police in Akute district of Ogun state raided a three-bedroom cottage where they suspected the women of hiding. However, they found nothing. Realizing they needed to have another look, they returned with a …

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Mira Sorvino Strives to Stop Sex Slavery in Cambodia

“It’s not okay to sell children! It’s not okay to sell children to pedophiles!” Actress Mira Sorvino shouts this at locals in Svay Pak, Cambodia. To her fury, they had scattered when they saw the cameras following her as she recorded a documentary on child sex-trafficking. The CNN International film, “Freedom Project: Everyday in Cambodia” covers the lives of young …

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Mira Sorvino: Falling Skies Guest Star on TNT

The beautiful actress Mira Sorvino has a guest starring role in the TNT Sci-Fi drama Falling Skies. This is the televisions shows fourth season of action revolving around an alien invasion of Earth. Falling Skies which is produced by Dream Works TV, will premier in the summer of 2014. Her character on Falling Skies is as a graphic designer that …

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Saudi Princess Innocent of Human Trafficking

Charges of human trafficking filed against a Saudi Arabian princess living in Orange County California were dropped today as the prosecution failed to provide evidence which corroborated the charges. A 30 year old Kenyan woman brought the charges against the princess after supposedly fleeing the home and waving down a bus. Once on the bus, the woman confided in a …

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FBI Arrests 150 In Massive Sex-Trafficking Crackdown

A massive three-day, multi-agency law enforcement operation has resulted in the arrest of 150 people on charges of sex trafficking, according to the FBI. The operation – dubbed Operation Cross Country 7 – was led by the FBI, but involved the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children as well as state and local law enforcement agencies in 76 cities …

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Google Spends $14.5 Million To Fight Human Trafficking

Google announced today that it is contributing $3 million to Polaris Project, Liberty Asia, and La Strada International as a “Global Impact Award” for fighting human trafficking. This amounts to a total of $14.5 million from the company for this cause, after some grants it gave in 2011. Google’s Jared Cohen and Jacquelline Fuller write in a joint blog post: …

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Jada Pinkett-Smith, Clinton Talk Human Trafficking

Jada Pinkett-Smith–actress, mother, musician, and wife to action-film star Will Smith–can now add another item to her resume: human trafficking activist. The Smiths met with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton recently to talk about the absurdly high number of people affected by what they call “modern slavery”, and the talk was actually brought about because of a younger member of …

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