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Sex Trafficking

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Phila. Man Gets Long Prison Term For Sex Trafficking 3 Teen Girls

US District Court judge Joel Slomsky sent 26-year-old Rashaad McIntyre to jail for 22 years.

09/03/2014

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Philadelphia Man Sentenced To More Than 20 Years For Sex Trafficking

A 35-year-old Philadelphia man has been sentenced to nearly 22 years in prison for sex trafficking young vulnerable women.

08/19/2014

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Unexpected Guilty Plea In Sex Trafficking Case

There was a surprise guilty plea in federal court this past week as a 30-year-old Chester man pleaded guilty to sex trafficking charges as the trial was about to begin.

07/27/2014

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Philadelphia Man Gets Lengthy Prison Term For ‘Pimping ‘ Teen

Spence reportedly wrote to his friend from prison urging him to take over his “pimping” business and run it while he gave instructions from prison.

07/01/2014

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Phila. Man Convicted of Sex-Trafficking, Faces Years in Prison

It took the jury little more than three hours to convict Rahim McIntyre of three of the four charges against him, including taking part in interstate commercial sex trafficking.

04/21/2014

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Feds: Pa. Man Turns Girlfriends, Including A Minor, Into Prostitutes

Federal prosecutors in Philadelphia have jailed a city man on sex trafficking charges, saying he forced two women and a minor girl into prostitution after first dating them.

11/14/2013

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Philadelphia Man Sentenced To 24 Years In Jail For Trafficking Minors

Officials say Craig Johnson, a/k/a “Geez,” operated a prostitution venture in Philadelphia where he allegedly recruited two juveniles to work as prostitutes.

11/13/2013

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Villanova Forum Spotlights Problem of Sex Trafficking in Pennsylvania

The forum brought together activists, academics, law enforcement, and legislators to compare notes on how to put an end to women and children forced into lives of prostitution.

10/18/2013

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Philadelphia Man Charged In Sex Trafficking Conspiracy

Police charged 43-year-old Adrian Palmer, of Philadelphia, is charged by Indictment, with conspiring in the sex trafficking of girls under the age of 18.

10/18/2013

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Man Convicted In Philadelphia In Brutal Sex Trafficking Case

Federal authorities have gotten a conviction in a human trafficking case that spanned the east coast, and reached our area.

09/27/2013

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Victim Testifies In Sex Trafficking Case

Sad testimony in a federal courtroom in the trial of a Mayfair man charged with sex trafficking of a minor and production of child pornography.

07/26/2013

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Jury Hears Opening Arguments In Federal Sex Trafficking Case

A federal prosecutor tells a jury a Mayfair man sold women for sex and among them was a 17-year-old girl.

07/25/2013

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Philadelphia Man Charged With Sex Trafficking A Minor

McIntyre, who was arrested following an investigation by the FBI and Pa. State Police, faces a minimum mandatory sentence of 15 years.

07/19/2013

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Pa. Father And Son Acquitted Of Sex Trafficking Still Get Prison Time

The sentencing was Monday in Manhattan for Vincent George Sr. and Vincent George Jr., of Allentown, Pa. Each was given three to nine years in prison.

07/08/2013

Father, Son Acquitted Of Sex Trafficking After Prostitutes Testify On Their Behalf

The prostitutes said they were one big happy family, enjoying a suburban life as “wife-in-laws” in Allentown, Pa., while commuting to New York by night.

06/19/2013

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