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July 26, 2018
Members of the Nisswa and Baxter Lions clubs look on as Leighton Straight of Leighton Straight House Moving moves equipment to prepare for a house raising southwest of Brainerd on County Highway 2, the site of a new Freedom Ranch facility. The Rising Hope Foundation will establish the building as housing for sex trafficking victims. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
Freedom Ranch for trafficking victims under construction in Brainerd
July 26, 2018 - 6:38pm
May 30, 2018
Dan Genk, left, the supervisor of the FBI's Bismarck office, talks with Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., Wednesday at a round table discussion about human trafficking. Jamie Kelly / Williston Herald
Heitkamp gets update on human trafficking in western ND
May 30, 2018 - 7:29pm
May 17, 2018
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Tweet claims 'human trafficking cult' may have made its way to the metro
May 17, 2018 - 9:08am
April 18, 2018
Four sentenced in Bismarck for crimes related to sex trafficking
April 18, 2018 - 5:59pm
April 17, 2018
Truckers being trained in helping to spot human trafficking
April 17, 2018 - 6:28pm
March 21, 2018
U.S. Senate passes bill aimed at sex trafficking websites
March 21, 2018 - 7:42pm
March 1, 2018
Capt. Derek Prestridge of the Texas Department of Public Safety developed a program to help patrol officers recognize the signs of child trafficking. Photo for The Washington Post by Tamir Kalifa
Police are trained to spot drunken driving and drug trafficking - why not child trafficking, too?
March 1, 2018 - 4:45am
February 14, 2018
Jingle Dress dancers Pearl Walker-Swaney dances during the “Remember the Hearts of Our Women” event Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, on US Bank Plaza, Fargo, in recognition of Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women Awareness Day. The day was designated to be Feb. 14 by a 2015 proclamation by the cities of Fargo, Moorhead, West Fargo and Dilworth. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editorplay button
'I didn't know': Fargo event raises awareness of murdered, missing indigenous women
February 14, 2018 - 5:04pm
February 5, 2018
Connecting resources: Local coalition on anti-human trafficking grows
February 5, 2018 - 6:01pm
February 1, 2018
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Local advocates warn about Super Bowl sex trafficking
February 1, 2018 - 10:32pm
January 11, 2018
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., attends a hearing in January 2017 to discuss the role of Backpage.com in facilitating human trafficking. Photo courtesy of Heitkamp's office.
Bill aimed at websites that facilitate sex trafficking has enough votes to pass in U.S. Senate, Heitkamp says
January 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
January 6, 2018
Benefit for sex trafficking victims to be held Friday
January 6, 2018 - 7:33am
December 21, 2017
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Fargo judge slaps convicted pimp with 40-year sentence
December 21, 2017 - 2:17pm
December 4, 2017
During Dressember, participants commit to wearing a dress every day in December, set a goal and create an individual or group fundraising page on Dressember.org and crowdfund for the cause.
Illustration by Troy Becker / Forum News Service
The reason some women are wearing dresses every day in December
December 4, 2017 - 9:45am
December 3, 2017
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Prosecutors seek life sentence for convicted pimp
December 3, 2017 - 3:14am
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