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2021 Dirty Dozen List: Nevada

 

Sex Trafficking Survivors File Lawsuit Against Nevada

Nevada’s pro-prostitution law conflicts with federal laws that ban sex trafficking and violates the Thirteenth Amendment’s ban on any form of involuntary servitude. Lawsuit Charleston v State of Nevada   Charleston v. State of Nevada – Reply Brief Charleston v. State of Nevada – Opening Brief Charleston v. State of Nevada – Amended Complaint

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STATEMENT – NCOSE Issues Statement on Charleston v. Nevada

Washington, DC (December 11, 2020) – The National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) issued a statement with an update in the lawsuit, Charleston v. Nevada. On December 10, 2020, the Ninth Circuit issued a decision in Charleston v. Nevada, affirming the district court’s decision to dismiss the case. Plaintiffs Bekah Charleston and Angela Delgado-Williams were sex trafficked…

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Why We Are Suing the State of Nevada: How Nevada is enabling slavery & allowing sex traffickers to profit from the exploitation and industrialization of women’s bodies

Two survivors of sex trafficking in Nevada’s legal system of prostitution are suing the state of Nevada for its laws allowing legalized prostitution. Christen Price, legal counsel for the National Center on Sexual Exploitation Law Center is serving as co-counsel with Jason Guinasso. The case is currently before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. Read more…

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