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Prostitution

  1. prostitution
    Pussycat Dolls: Former Member’s ‘Prostitution Ring’ Claim Is FalseKaya Jones says group members were forced to have sex and use drugs.
  2. sex trafficking
    CEO of Backpage.com Arrested, Charged With Pimping a MinorActivists have been lobbying for his arrest for years.
  3. legal > moral
    Women Judge Prostitution More Harshly Than Men, New Poll SaysFifty-one percent of American men think prostitution should be legal, according to a new poll.
  4. sex workers rights
    Big Bad Rent Boys, Sad Little Call Girls, and the Language of Sex WorkThe language of decriminalizing sex work.
  5. sex work
    Feds Finally Realize What ‘Rentboy’ Means, Shutter Popular Escort SiteSeven of the online male-escort service’s employees were arrested yesterday.
  6. activism
    What’s the Right Way to Protect Sex Workers?A call girl, a serial killer, and the problem with Hollywood activism.
  7. tv
    Sex Workers Claim A&E Lied About Getting Them Out of the BusinessThe three women were featured on the network’s 8 Minutes.
  8. Legalize This Now!The Times wants to legalize pot. New York wants to legalize cutting the tags off your own damn mattress. 
  9. public health
    The Scientific Case for Decriminalizing Sex WorkIt could be the most effective way to reduce global HIV infection rates.
  10. progress
    New York State Might Become More Condom-FriendlyIt’s currently seen as evidence of prostitution.
  11. houseguests
    Tech-Savvy Escort Services Are Using New York Airbnbs As BrothelsYour apartment could be someone else’s bone zone.
  12. crimes and misdemeanors
    Super Bowl Brings Prostitution Back to Times SquareSo retro.
  13. sad things
    Legendary Hot 97 D.J. Mister Cee Resigns Amid New Gay Prostitute GossipThe NYC institution announced his departure on air today.
  14. redemption
    We Pardon Spitzer, But Still Judge Former Sex Workers (Like Me)I would be fine with politicians’ redemption if sex workers were allowed the same dignity of returning to normalcy.
  15. client 9
    Eliot Spitzer Does Not Think the Thing He Did Should Be LegalSort of. 
  16. early and awkward
    Did the State Department Cover Up Prostitution and Drug Scandals?A whistle-blower says yes.
  17. Not to Be Outdone, NYPD Arrests 156 JohnsTo Nassau’s 104.
  18. crimes and misdemeanors
    The 13 Most Unfortunate Mug Shots of Busted Long Island JohnsA total of 104 men were arrested in “Operation Flush the Johns.”
  19. progress
    If You Carry Lots of Condoms, the Brooklyn D.A. Won’t Hold It Against YouPreviously, they would have assumed you’re a prostitute.
  20. benefits
    Allentown Prostitution Ring Offered Excellent Maternity LeaveBut might have still been sex-trafficking.
  21. blog-stained wretches
    Daily Caller: WaPo Can’t Keep Hookers StraightSupposedly Menendez’s lady friend has been misidentified again.
  22. blog-stained wretches
    Daily Call Girl Smacks Down Daily CallerSenator Bob Menendez’s alleged prostitute is now saying she lied for money.
  23. oh new jersey
    Senator Bob Menendez Writes $58,500 Check for Not Doing Anything WrongJust in case.
  24. crimes and misdemeanors
    ‘Millionaire Madam’ Will Name Names on Dr. PhilThere’s going to be a “giant name dropped.”
  25. shaming
    John-Shaming: Coming to a Town Near You?Demand-side prostitution policing is catching on.
  26. not-so-secret service
    Woman in Secret Service Prostitution Scandal Is Writing Her MemoirIncluding the childhood tales the world is clamoring for.
  27. ‘Millionaire Madam’ Takes Plea Deal, Avoids More Jail TimeAnd spills the contents of her little black book.
  28. gross guys
    Where to Find a Sugar DaddyOn the Internet and/or at a hotel bar, obviously.
  29. crimes and misdemeanors
    Prostitute ‘Family’ Protesting in Defense of Their Alleged Sex TraffickersIt was quite the scene at a Manhattan courthouse yesterday.
  30. culture of smut
    Here Are Some More Smutty Secret Service Stories These date back to 2003.
  31. not-so-secret service
    Woman in Secret Service Prostitution Scandal Ready to ProfitShe’s pretty pissed at the “idiot” agents.
  32. crimes and misdemeanors
    Pimps and Customers Are Being Targeted in NYC Prostitution CasesProsecutors and the NYPD are undergoing a “paradigm shift.”
  33. not-so-secret service
    Name of the Secret Service’s Infamously Cheap Agent Revealed A Maryland father of two. 
  34. crimes and misdemeanors
    Supposed Millionaire Madam Now Taking Bail Donations OnlineHer family says she’s being treated like a “war criminal.”
  35. scandals
    U.S. Marines Also Had a Disgraceful Fight With a ProstituteThe Secret Service scandal is dredging up some ugly realities.
  36. crimes and misdemeanors
    Father-and-Son Black-Cab Sex Ring BustedThe Manahttan DA announced details of a new trafficking case today.
  37. secret service
    How a Few Horny Agents Made the Secret Service Look Bad Is it really the agency’s worst scandal?
  38. scandals
    Obama’s Secret Service Detail Recalled From Colombia Over Prostitution-Related Misconduct [Updated]It all started when an agent refused to pay. 
  39. Mediavore
    Hookers Haunt Most Strip Joints; Even Fancy Hotels Are Cashing In on FoodPlus: Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich head to Hong Kong to open Lupa; and Burger King gets a huge cash infusion, all in our morning news roundup.
  40. crimes and misdemeanors
    Manhattan Madam Case Spiced Up AgainAlleged accomplice Jaynie Mae Baker has turned herself in.
  41. crimes and misdemeanors
    Manhattan Madam Anna Gristina Swears She Won’t Snitch on ClientsIn an interview from Rikers, she says she’s not the big fish authorities were after.
  42. crimes and misdemeanors
    NYPD Can’t Quite Crack Prostitution ProblemWhile other crimes are dropping, the sex trade is holding steady.
  43. Mediavore
    Department of Human Services Can and Will Remove Obese Children From TheirPlus: Veggie burgers just want to be meat; and police stage their first ever prostitution raid on Bethlehem Sands casino, all in our morning news roundup.
  44. pimpin' ain't easy
    Self-Professed ‘Pimp King’ Jason Itzler Is Back in Court With a New YarnA ruthlessly surreal tale involving Billy Ray Cyrus.
  45. losing your religion
    Arizona Church Busted As Prostitution RingChurch members apparently performed sexual favors in exchange for “donations.”
  46. Crime Scenes
    Dunkin’ Donuts Prostitute Nabbed in ‘Extra Sugar’ StingIs this why cops love doughnuts so much?
  47. Mediavore
    Parx Is Pennsylvania’s Only Casino With Child Abandonment Issues; A Fish aPlus: Five Guys is one growing U.S. restaurant chain; and it turns out that drunkenness and how to get there is different for every person, all in our morning news roundup.
  48. pretty women
    High-End Brooklyn Prostitution Ring Busted“Men come to New York, and they need some companionship.”
  49. girls gone wild
    Topless Ukranian Protesters: ‘The Entire Ukraine Is a Brothel’New revolts against sex tourism are making waves.
  50. international intrigue
    Berlusconi Was Merely Trying to Host ‘Carefree, Elegant Dinners’ When All That Prostitution HappenedItaly’s Martha Stewart.
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