05 Feb '12, 12am

Success! Tougher Penalties on Human Trafficking in Indiana | Care2 Causes

Success! Thanks in part to the support of Care2 members like you , Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels approved Senate Enrolled Act 4 , legislation that will enforce tougher penalties on human trafficking in Indiana. This bill passed just in the nick of time, as Super Bowl 2012 commences on Sunday. by Donna Butler Super Bowl 2012 provides a unique opportunity to address the profoundly tragic issue of human trafficking. While the increase of human trafficking surrounding events such as the Super Bowl is no secret in the criminal world, efforts to create a sporting event without such exploitation has brought to light the ordinary citizen’s lack of awareness. Human trafficking, a modern form of slavery, is when someone obtains or holds a person in compelled service. At major sports events, this crime dramatically escalates, providing great financial opportunity for the traffickers...

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care2.com 04 Feb '12, 4pm

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care2.com 04 Feb '12, 7pm

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Puerto Rico to Kill Iguanas, Export Meat | Care2 Causes

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