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PRESSURE GROWS FOR CLAMPDOWN ON BORDER SEX TRADE

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24 Aug 2012 Comments Off on PRESSURE GROWS FOR CLAMPDOWN ON BORDER SEX TRADE

The Immigrant Council of Ireland has welcomed this week’s decision by authorities in Northern Ireland to hold a public consultation on outlawing payments for sex, describing it as a potential step forward in preventing sex trafficking in the Border region. The N Ireland move “offers a unique opportunity for an all-island effort to put pimps, traffickers and other criminals out of business,” according to Immigrant Council of Ireland Chief Executive Denise Charlton. The Council is one of 55 organisations which make up the Turn Off The Red Light’ ...