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Backstage.com continues to attract prostitution business, police say - Atlanta Journal ConstitutionBackstage.com continues to attract prostitution business, police say - Atlanta Journal Constitution
When prostitution first migrated from streets to smart phones, both Craigslist and Backpage were under pressure to stop online adult advertising, Channel 2's mark Winne reported. Craigslist stopped in 2010. Backpage pulled its escort page this January.
 
Mazzio, Oz: Kids are no match for 'Backpage' - Houston ChronicleMazzio, Oz: Kids are no match for 'Backpage' - Houston Chronicle
Many of them do resurface, on a website called Backpage.com. According to a recent U.S. Senate report, this company, headquartered in Dallas, has earned hundreds of millions of dollars per year from its sex ads, including those of children. In all 50 ...
 
Young mother who tried to get off the street killed during alleged Backpage meetup - WSB AtlantaYoung mother who tried to get off the street killed during alleged Backpage meetup - WSB Atlanta
It's still under investigation whether Hall contacted her through her Backpage.com ad to buy sex in order to attack Mays, but we're told allegations surfaced in court that Hall also arranged to buy sex from two other women he attacked in DeKalb. Those ...
 
No escort section? No problem for prostitutes on Backpage.com - WSB AtlantaNo escort section? No problem for prostitutes on Backpage.com - WSB Atlanta
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - Undercover vice detectives in Metro Atlanta say Backpage.com is still a marketplace for prostitution, despite the fact that Backpage removed its adult escort section from its website in January. Channel 2 investigative reporter ...
 
2 arrested after Backpage ad leads to armed robbery at motel,... - Local 102 arrested after Backpage ad leads to armed robbery at motel,... - Local 10
Two people were arrested Saturday after an online ad for sex turned into an armed robbery, authorities said. According to an arrest report, the victim made arrangements through Backpage.com to have sex with a woman named "Brooke" on Saturday at ...
 
Idaho Man Who Lured Gay Man to His Death With a Backpage Ad Gets 28 Years in Prison - NewsweekIdaho Man Who Lured Gay Man to His Death With a Backpage Ad Gets 28 Years in Prison - Newsweek
An Idaho man was sentenced to 28 years in prison Wednesday on a federal hate crime charge after he pleaded guilty to luring a gay man with a shirtless photo of himself and an offer of sex on the website Backpage.com, then kicking the man to death with ...
 
Lemons: Backpage Founders Donated to Powerless Democrats; That's a Story? - Phoenix New TimesLemons: Backpage Founders Donated to Powerless Democrats; That's a Story? - Phoenix New Times
What, these losers never heard of Backpage before? Apparently, this was the first Congressman Ruben Gallego ever had heard of it. Like Captain Renault in Casablanca, he was shocked — shocked — that $2,600 from Lacey ended up in his campaign ...
 
As allegations increase against Backpage, founders have become big political donors in Arizona - AZCentral.comAs allegations increase against Backpage, founders have become big political donors in Arizona - AZCentral.com
After two years of intense scrutiny from the U.S. Senate and elsewhere, online ad-posting site Backpage.com announced that it is shuttering its adult services section, which was repeatedly accused by critics of facilitating child prostitution and human ...
 
Emails reveal how Backpage edited sex ads. Will that be its undoing? - AZCentral.comEmails reveal how Backpage edited sex ads. Will that be its undoing? - AZCentral.com
After two years of intense scrutiny from the U.S. Senate and elsewhere, online ad-posting site Backpage.com announced that it is shuttering its adult services section, which was repeatedly accused by critics of facilitating child prostitution and human ...
 
Duo Arrested After Robbery During Backpage Meet-up, Police Say - NBC 6 South FloridaDuo Arrested After Robbery During Backpage Meet-up, Police Say - NBC 6 South Florida
A Miami-Dade man said he regrets responding to an ad he saw on Backpage.com last week, because he ended up getting robbed at knife point. Michael Dominguez told NBC 6 in an exclusive interview Tuesday that he met someone on the website to ...