Demand Abolition The Evidence Against Legalizing Prostitution – Demand Abolition
The idea that legalizing or decriminalizing commercial sex would reduce its harms is a persistent myth. Many claim if the sex trade were legal, regulated, and treated like any other profession, it would be safer. But the research says otherwise. Countries that have legalized or decriminalized commercial sex often experience a surge in human trafficking, …
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Delegates from Amnesty International voted to support a policy that will allow the group to lobby governments to repeal most laws that forbid the sale and purchase of sex.
Source: Amnesty International Votes for Policy Calling for Decriminalization of Prostitution
An open letter to Salil Shetty Secretary General, Amnesty International, Steven W. Hawkins, Executive Director, Amnesty International USA, Amnesty International Board of Directors Amnesty from Harriet Wistrich, Human Rights Lawyer, UK
Source: An Open Letter To The International Secretariat Of Amnesty International