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International expert visits Worthington for presentation on human trafficking

October 8, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Gretchen O’Donnell

WORTHINGTON — A standing-room-only crowd filled the conference room at the University of Minnesota Extension offices Tuesday as Lauren Ryan of the International Institute of Minnesota spoke on a topic that many people would…continue reading on dglobe.com

International expert visits Worthington for presentation on human trafficking

October 8, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Gretchen O’Donnell

WORTHINGTON — A standing-room-only crowd filled the conference room at the University of Minnesota Extension offices Tuesday as Lauren Ryan of the International Institute of Minnesota spoke on a topic that many people would…continue reading on dglobe.com

Human trafficking widespread

August 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on human trafficking. Part II will be published on Saturday.

WORTHINGTON — Webster’s Dictionary defines human trafficking as organized criminal activity in which human beings are treated …continue reading on dglobe.com

SD officials: Human trafficking a problem

July 29, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Victims often come from abusive homes.
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South Dakota to fight human trafficking at Sturgis rally

July 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE South Dakota law enforcement agencies plan to step up their fight against the forced prostitution of young women and children at this year’s Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
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SD to fight human trafficking at motorcycle rally

July 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) South Dakota law enforcement agencies plan to step up their fight against the forced prostitution of young women and children at this year’s Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
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Trafficking symposium planned for Sioux Falls

July 23, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Law enforcement officials, social service workers and health care providers will gather in Sioux Falls on Friday to discuss human trafficking.
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Johnson to announce human trafficking task force

May 30, 2013 in The Daily Republic

U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson is set to make the announcement during a Thursday news conference at the Federal Courthouse in Sioux Falls. Continue Reading

No prison for Grand Forks trafficker in pimping case

April 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Once facing a possible sentence of life in prison for pimping a 17-year-old girl, Amanda Stewart was sentenced Wednesday to serve 70 hours of community service and two years of supervised probation on a lesser charge. Continue Reading

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Man surrenders in Fargo in what feds are calling largest human-trafficking case in US history

September 6, 2010 in INFORUM

A North Dakota man surrendered in Fargo for what federal authorities are calling the largest human-trafficking case in U.S. history.
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