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Backpage: The last word in wind -- December 2017
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The decision of Syria and Nicaragua to sign up to the Paris climate agreement leaves the US in a state-of-denial group of one. Officially, the US remains in the agreement until 4 November 2020 — the day after the next presidential election — but the ...

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St. Louis man pleads guilty to prostituting 15-year-old girl through Backpage.com - STLtoday.comSt. Louis man pleads guilty to prostituting 15-year-old girl through Backpage.com - STLtoday.com
ST. LOUIS • A 52-year-old St. Louis man pleaded guilty Thursday to promoting the prostitution of a 21-year-old woman and a 15-year-old girl using websites like Backpage.cοm. Sean McChord O'Donnell, 52, of St. Louis, pleaded to one felony count of ...
 
Judge Won't Block Investigation Of Backpage - MediaPost CommunicationsJudge Won't Block Investigation Of Backpage - MediaPost Communications
A federal judge has rejected Backpage's request for an order prohibiting Missouri Attorney General Joshua Hawley from proceeding with an investigation into whether online classifieds site violated state consumer protection laws. U.S. Magistrate Judge ...
 
Judge tosses out Backpage suit against Missouri attorney general - STLtoday.comJudge tosses out Backpage suit against Missouri attorney general - STLtoday.com
Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., for a Senate subcommittee claiming Backpage facilitated and concealed illegal activity. Backpage then sued Hawley in July, arguing among other things that federal law and the First Amendment barred claims against the company ...
 
Federal Judge Allows Missouri Backpage Investigation - U.S. News & World ReportFederal Judge Allows Missouri Backpage Investigation - U.S. News & World Report
Federal Judge Allows Missouri Backpage Investigation. A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed by Backpage.com that was aimed at blocking the Missouri Attorney General's Office from investigating it. Nov. 29, 2017, at 1:00 p.m.. Federal Judge ...
 
Does Backpage.com help or hinder efforts to stop sex trafficking? - CBS NewsDoes Backpage.com help or hinder efforts to stop sex trafficking? - CBS News
A bipartisan group of 47 lawmakers – almost half of the Senate – is co-sponsoring a bill to close what it sees as a loophole that supports an online market for sex trafficking. They want to remove legal protections for websites that host prostitution ...
 
Wagner's bill on online sex trafficking gets key test in House next week - STLtoday.comWagner's bill on online sex trafficking gets key test in House next week - STLtoday.com
They have aimed much of their criticism at Backpage, an online site that was the target of a critical report by McCaskill and Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, earlier this year. But courts have largely ruled in favor of Backpage, saying the Communications ...
 
Man facing prostitution charge for responding to backpage ad - KIMT 3Man facing prostitution charge for responding to backpage ad - KIMT 3
Man facing prostitution charge for responding to backpage ad. Man responded to an ad with an investigator posing as an escort where he wanted to exchange money for sexual acts. Posted: Nov. 22, 2017 10:58 AM. Updated: Nov. 22, 2017 10:58 AM. AddThis ...
 
Sex offender pimped out women on Backpage, kept them in storage unit - WXYZSex offender pimped out women on Backpage, kept them in storage unit - WXYZ
Deputies arrested 41-year-old Juan Cruz Jr. for human trafficking on November 16 after the investigation revealed that he set up several sexual encounters with male clients through "BackPage" after providing large amounts of heroin and crack to not ...
 
Lawmakers attempt to remove protections for sites like Backpage.com, but could it hurt Horry County? - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SCLawmakers attempt to remove protections for sites like Backpage.com, but could it hurt Horry County? - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
CONWAY, SC (WBTW) – Fifteenth Circuit Solicitor Jimmy Richardson says most prostitution and sex trafficking arrests in Horry County are made because of websites like Backpage.com. That's why there's controversy over a new federal proposal to remove ...
 
Backpage: The last word in wind -- December 2017 - Windpower MonthlyBackpage: The last word in wind -- December 2017 - Windpower Monthly
The decision of Syria and Nicaragua to sign up to the Paris climate agreement leaves the US in a state-of-denial group of one. Officially, the US remains in the agreement until 4 November 2020 — the day after the next presidential election — but the ...