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A New and Nuanced Approach to Fighting an Old Crime

What law enforcement used to call pimping is now seen as human trafficking, and prostitutes are increasingly considered victims. These changes go beyond semantics — they signify what many argue is a more humane and effective response to prostitution.

9 Hot Debates to Watch This Week

Fullerton hosts a fracking forum, Anaheim considers publicizing the names of johns, Villa Park to discuss license plate surveillance cameras, Westminster tends to the homeless and more.