Prostitution stings are becoming more common, mainly because the rise of the internet has made it easier for people to interact with one another. Escorts and pimps can place ads on websites and connect with other adults through a simple wireless connection. That also means it’s easier for police to set up stings and lure […]
Teens and and young adults are often seeking acceptance during those stages of their life, and if they receive attention from the wrong people, they can end up going down the wrong path. So what should you do if you believe your child or someone you know may be getting pressured to enter the sex […]
Law enforcement agencies in Minnesota will be receiving nearly $800,000 in grant funding that will go towards police training and special courses to help officers better spot and stop sex trafficking leading up to and through the upcoming Super Bowl in Minneapolis. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Justice Programs announces that the […]
Executives for the site Backpage.com are embroiled in a legal mess over some of the information that is posted on their website. For those of you unfamiliar with the site, Backpage.com is similar to Craigslist and a traditional newspaper classifieds section. The site allows users to post items for sale, share job listings, request services […]
What exactly constitutes prostitution in Minnesota, and how do prostitution stings work? Attorney Avery Appelman takes to the whiteboard to answer those questions in the second installment of Attorney Whiteboard Talk.