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#Sex Trade

# sex-trade - Monday 11 January, 2016

Woman forced to work in Irish brothel to 'repay her debt'

It was the group’s second busiest year since it began working in the area a decade ago.

# sex-trade - Monday 10 November, 2014

Are there pimps living in your community?

A new campaign is urging members of the public to report any suspicions they have about sexual exploitation in their local area.

# sex-trade - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

FBI rescue 168 children from child sex trafficking and arrest 281 pimps

The arrests were part of a week-long enforcement by the FBI.

# sex-trade - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Column: Sex buyers are the last link in chain of trafficking, abuse and rape

The result of 18 months of academic work shows the fear of being named and shamed in a local newspaper would be the greatest deterrent to buyers of sex, writes Nusha Yonkova.

# sex-trade - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Sex drive-in opens in Zurich

Local authorities hope it will help them regulate and monitor the sex trade.

# sex-trade - Thursday 20 June, 2013

23 children sold for sex and labour in Ireland last year

Out of the 48 victims identified during 2012, 23 were children and 19 were being abused in the ‘commercial sex’ trade.

# sex-trade - Friday 3 May, 2013

TDs to debate plans to 'name and shame' those who pay for sex

Thomas Pringle has plans to change the current system, which makes it illegal only to solicit prostitution but not to buy it.

# sex-trade - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Committee on prostitution legislation to hear from award-winning journalist

A wide variety of people and organisations working with those involved in prostitution have been asked to give their views on changes to prostitution legislation today – including RTÉ’s Paul Maguire.

# sex-trade - Friday 24 August, 2012

Anti-trafficking group calls for ban on paying for sex

Turn Off the Red Light, a group of 56 charities, has told an Oireachtas committee that Ireland should follow Sweden’s lead.

# sex-trade - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Ruhama reports 18 per cent increase in demand for support services

Group which assists women affected by prostitution and trafficking says it supported 241 women last year.

# sex-trade - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Northern Ireland to make it illegal to pay for sex

An MLA has launched a public consultation which would see Northern Ireland take the lead in the UK against sexual trafficking.

# sex-trade - Friday 22 June, 2012

Sex trade consultation process welcomed by Immigrant Council

Justice minister Alan Shatter has announced details of a major new document which looks at whether prostitution laws should be changed.

# sex-trade - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Immigrant council "deeply disappointed" with BAI ruling over sex trade ads

BAI upheld part of complaint which said that ad concerning prostitution in Ireland was directed towards a ‘political end’.

# sex-trade - Sunday 5 February, 2012

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# sex-trade - Monday 14 March, 2011

Brothel owner ordered to pay €2m

TJ Carroll ran a prostitution network from 35 locations in Ireland – forcing trafficked women to work in the sex industry.