Badger State Infamy: Wisconsin's Early Sex Trade
Wisconsin Lawyer, 22-26, Oct. 2017.
6 Pages Posted: 20 Nov 2017
Date Written: October 2017
This article describes the early sex trade in northern Wisconsin. Alarmed by numerous newspaper reports of sex trafficking, concerned citizens pressed the governor, state legislators, and law enforcement officials to rein in the booming sex trade. Results were mixed, but the efforts in Wisconsin were only the first of many to protect vulnerable adults and children from human trafficking, attempts that continue to the present day.
Keywords: Sex Trafficking, White Slavery, Prostitution, Wisconsin
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