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Please Sign the Petition: Stop Sex Trafficking of Children and Young People
Posted on 3 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis International & Foreign Law Staff (

by Dawn Conway, Esq., Senior Vice President, LexisNexis Corporate Responsibility On June 30 2010, the LexisNexis Community listened as Ambassador Mark Lagon discussed Human Trafficking in his webinar "Why Human Trafficking Matters to Rule... Read More

Nigerian Sex Trafficking, Witchcraft, and the Rule of Law
Posted on 27 Nov 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

Imagine you are a young woman living in Nigeria. Living in poverty without an education or vocational skills, your choices are limited. How will you survive? If you're a single mother, a popular option is to work as a prostitute. Don't... Read More

LexisNexis Program Spotlights ‘Immense Problem’ Of Human Trafficking
Posted on 2 Jul 2010 by Gregg Lawson

DAYTON, Ohio - It is conservatively estimated that one in every 555 people in the world is a victim of human trafficking, LexisNexis' senior advisor on Corporate Responsibility said June 30 at a webinar for employees at the LexisNexis campus here... Read More

Universal Jurisdiction to Prosecute Human Trafficking: Analyzing the Practical Impact of a Jurisdictional Change in Federal Law
Posted on 8 Aug 2011 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

By John Reynolds University of California, Hastings College of the Law, Class of 2011. The author would like to thank his family, friends, and colleagues for their support. This note is dedicated to the victims of human trafficking. Excerpt 34... Read More

ABA to Assume Bigger Role in Fight Against Human Trafficking
Posted on 23 Aug 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

Laurel Bellows, American Bar Association (ABA) President-Elect, recently announced an ABA anti-human trafficking initiative . During the next year, ABA efforts will include promotion of uniform state anti-trafficking laws, first responder victim assistance... Read More

29 Charged with Sex Trafficking Juveniles
Posted on 8 Nov 2010 by LexisNexis International & Foreign Law Staff (

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Local, state and federal law enforcement officers in Nashville, Tenn., Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minn., on Monday began arresting 29 individuals who were listed in a federal indictment which was unsealed listing various charges,... Read More

LexisNexis Promotes Rule of Law at ABA Annual Meeting
Posted on 7 Sep 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

At the ABA Rule of Law Initiative's luncheon panel at the ABA Annual Meeting, Ian McDougall , Executive Vice President and General Counsel for global legal business of LexisNexis, "stressed the importance of leveraging an organization's... Read More

Phnom Penh. LexisNexis. NYC Film Premiere. How are they connected?
Posted on 8 Jul 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

As part of LexisNexis' commitment to advancing the Rule of Law around the world, we've become increasing involved in the global anti-human trafficking movement. LexisNexis proudly sponsors the acclaimed documentary REDLIGHT, a revealing... Read More