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Steeper penalties for sexual exploitation of minors in New York State?

Reuters

May 14, 2014

The Thomson Reuters Foundation covers the campaign to pass the Trafficking Victims Protection and Justice Act and addresses why the bill is being considered separately from the rest of the Women's Equality Act.

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FGM survivors: ‘It happens on US Soil, but it happens in secret’

The Guardian

May 13, 2014

The Guardian investigates the prevalence of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and lack of resources for survivors of this horrific practice in the United States. The article includes comments by Sanctuary's African community specialist Mariama Diallo, who works with survivors who have experienced FGM. 

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Victims of sex trafficking urge lawmakers to pass Trafficking Victims Protection and Justice Act

New York Daily News

May 13, 2014

The New York Daily News covers the New York State Anti-Trafficking Coalition's Lobby Day in Albany for the Trafficking Victims Protection and Justice Act, including comments by Sanctuary's Director of Anti-Trafficking Policy and Advocacy Lauren Hersh and one of Sanctuary's clients.

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New Penalties Eyed for Sex Trafficking in New York State

The Wall Street Journal

May 12, 2014

The Wall Street Journal covers the current push to pass the Trafficking Victims Protection and Justice Act in New York, quoting Sanctuary’s Director of Anti-Trafficking Policy and Advocacy Lauren Hersh on why the legislation is so critical in the fight to end sex trafficking.

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Domestic Violence Is Not Merely a Type of ‘Violence’

The Huffington Post

April 30, 2014

Sanctuary’s Executive Director Judy Kluger writes for the Huffington Post, praising the recent Supreme Court decision in United States v. Castleman, which bars any abuser from possessing a gun.

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