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    • Guest Post: Why does a child advocacy group want Backpage’s trafficking ads to remain?

      Guest Post: Why does a child advocacy group want Backpage’s trafficking ads to remain? (This is a guest post from crime blogger Trench Reynolds) Please watch the following video from Fox 23 in Tulsa about Backpage and their so-called self-imposed shuttering of the adult ads section… First off, I’m usually not one to tell police how to do their job, but to the unidentified Tulsa Detective, le.

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  • Backpage CEO Carl Ferrer arrested on sex trafficking charges

    … Backpage CEO Carl Ferrer arrested on sex trafficking charges Backpage CEO Carl Ferrer Yesterday, Backpage CEO Carl Ferrer was arrested on prostitution and child prostitution charges after departing a flight from Amsterdam at Houston’s Bush Intercontinental Airport. The warrant, out of the state of California, issued by California Attorney…

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  • Supreme Court rules Backpage must turn over sex trafficking records

    … producing would be evidence of good faith. Congressional lawyers have said they would oppose any such request. Whether this will be an eventual legal victory for the victims of Backapage’s alleged role in US sex trafficking remains to be seen as Backpage CEO Carl Ferrer has already shown to be sort of a slippery eel by previously fleeing the country when subpoenaed to appear before the Senate. However, it does appear, for now, that the victims are one step closer to finally receiving the justice they deserve. Related …

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  • US seizure of top piracy site shows government’s misguided priorities

    … of a site called Kickass Torrents (KAT). KAT doesn’t actually host any of the pirated works. What they do host are what’s known as torrent files. These are files that allow the users of KAT to collectively share the pirated works between each other. I realize that’s largely arguing semantics, but it dispels a myth that these pirate sites host…

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