3rd Annual Conference - Registration is open

3rd Annual Conference Registration Is Open!

HT News

Craigslist Shuts Down Personal Ads

A sex trafficking bill passed by Congress has forced Craigslist to shut down its personals section


This new act known as "FOSTA" allows "states and victims to fight online sex trafficking."  The Communications Act of 1934 previously protected sites like Craigslist from any liability, saying that websites can't be held liable for its users' actions.  

FOSTA's language makes clear that the old law was not intended to protect websites that facilitate prostitution and imposes a 10-year prison term and/or a fine on anyone who operates an online service that does.

Your Donations Matter

Your support and contributions help us provide resources to at-risk individuals, educate our community, and create a safe space for trafficking victims.

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card