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Help US End/Stop Human Trafficking Together "Hands Holding Stephanie"

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Stephanie Brown, a young 17 year-old, niece, sister, daughter, granddaughter and great-granddaughter died March 16, 2007, as a result of being hired by a local strip-club in Lincoln Park, MI and given drugs by a patron (volunteer basket-ball coach) another patron (ordained minister) and co-worker (dancer) that caused her death.

 

LINCOLN PARK, MI — Acknowledging that they have failed in enforcing a city ordinance in the past, the Police Department is now demanding that nude dancers be licensed. The enforcement decision comes days after it was publicly revealed that an underage Wyandotte girl was allowed to dance nude in March at the Atlantis Lounge, 863 Dix-Toledo. Hours later, she was found near death in a nearby motel after allegedly taking a large amount of drugs supplied to her by a customer. She died a short time later. While some dancers and club workers obeyed the ordinance and began the city's registration process last year, the Police Department never followed up on the matter. Stephanie Michelle Brown, 17, danced at the Atlantis on March 15 and left with another performer after two men told the dancers that they would take them to a place where they could earn more money, police said.

 

VICTIMS OF TRAFFICKING AND VIOLENCE PROTECTION ACT OF 2000 PUBLIC LAW 106–386—OCT. 28, 2000 SEC. 107. PROTECTION AND ASSISTANCE FOR VICTIMS OF TRAFFICKING (b) VICTIMS IN THE UNITED STATES — (1) ASSISTANCE — (C) DEFINITION OF VICTIM OF A SEVERE FORM OF TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS — For the purposes of this paragraph, the term ‘‘victim of a severe form of trafficking in persons’’ means only a person — (i) who has been subjected to an act or practice described in section 103(8) SEVERE FORMS OF TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS — The term ‘‘severe forms of trafficking in persons’’ means — (A) sex trafficking in which a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such act has not attained 18 years of age; as in effect on the date of the enactment of this Act; and (ii)(I) who has not attained 18 years of age; ‘‘(c) As used in this section, the term ‘victim’ means the individual harmed as a result of a crime under this chapter, including, in the case of a victim who is under 18 years of age, incompetent, incapacitated, or deceased, the legal guardian of the victim or a representative of the victim’s estate, or another family member, or any other person appointed as suitable by the court, but in no event shall the defendant be named such representative or guardian.

 

Help US End/Stop Human Trafficking Together "Hands Holding Stephanie"

Enforce the Law and/or enact new laws to end the suffering!

 

/s/ RICHARD A. SANDS, PD/PI
Michigan Private Detective Agency
State ID# 3701205140
www.sob-csc.org
734-771-7251

National Adult Entertainment Control Coalition (NAECC) International Drug & Human Trafficking Victims Association Of America (IDHTVAA) Sexual Oriented Business Crime Study Center (SOB-CSC) Qui Tam Research Service (QTRS) Adult Entertainment Coalition For Occupational Safety And Health (AhEeCOSH) “Stephanie’s Place” Community Action Network Downriver Office Of The Universal Church Of Angelic Jurisprudence RS&S INTERNATIONAL, LLC



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