Human Trafficking

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6:35 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Governor Signs Human Trafficking Bill

Ohio Governor John Kasich signed a bill into law earlier today that increases penalties for people who are convicted of purchasing sex from minors. 

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7:43 am
Thu January 9, 2014

State Human Trafficking Conference To Be Held Today

Human trafficking is estimated to be a 32 billion dollar a year international crisis.

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6:43 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

California Man Arraigned On Human Trafficking Charges

A routine traffic stop in northern Ohio has led to charges of human trafficking against a California man.

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12:41 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

State Partners With Children's Advocacy Centers

State officials say the Ohio Network of Children's Advocacy Centers will receive more than $523,000 in state funding over the next two years to respond to the needs of human trafficking victims and their families.

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11:44 am
Fri June 28, 2013

AG Releases Human Trafficking Report

The Ohio Attorney General's Office says local law enforcement agencies reported 30 human-trafficking cases in the past year.

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7:16 am
Fri June 28, 2013

House Approves Human Trafficking Measure

The Ohio House has approved a measure increasing penalties for human trafficking offenders and adding protections for victims.

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10:11 am
Thu January 24, 2013

Museum Combats Human Trafficking

A permanent exhibit at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati is doing its part to eradicate human trafficking and modern-day slavery worldwide.

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10:07 am
Thu January 24, 2013

DeWine Talks Human Trafficking At CMC

Human Trafficking is gaining attention as a global human rights problem that demands local action.

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7:27 am
Fri January 11, 2013

Human Trafficking Event Today At Statehouse

State leaders are pointing to a new law as a sign of progress made in the fight against human trafficking.

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