Child Sex Trade and the Legal Issues Related to it



Google NBC News: FBI and Police Rescue over 100 Children from Sex Trafficking Video by Anchor Brian Williams/Pete WilliamsThe following video describes recent efforts in combating child sex trafficking. Millions of children are involved in the global sex trade every year. The sex trade is run by the demand, and it is profitable for traffickers and pimps, among others. After watching the video, please discuss your thoughts on adopting tougher laws toward the perpetrators, while decriminalizing the individuals committing prostitution. How can this be accomplished? What type of rehabilitation efforts would be helpful for the victims? Must be at least 250 words

Williams, Pete. “FBI and Police Rescue over 100 Children from Sex Trafficking”. NBC Learn, NBC Nightly News, 29 Jul. 2013,