Monthly Archive: January 2017

Safe Harbor Legislation

Safe Harbor Advocacy Day: Advocates Promote Safe Harbor Bill in Harrisburg On January 25, 2017, advocates from across the state convened in Harrisburg to encourage lawmakers to pass safe harbor legislation this session. If...

Petition to Trump

United Way’s Generation Freedom Circulates Petition to U.S. President-Elect Trump The United Way Center on Human Trafficking and Slavery’s “Generation Freedom” coalition is currently circulating an online petition to be delivered to U.S. President-Elect...

DHS Hotline

DHS Offers Hotline, Other Resources The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) “Blue Campaign” offers information about how to spot signs of human trafficking. The dhs.gov web site has a resources page with materials...

Backpage

Backpage Adult Ads Fold Finally! After two years of investigation by the U.S. Senate and other legislative and law enforcement interests, Backpage.com announced January 9 that it would cease publication of its adult classifieds...