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Title: Child Abuse Crimes: Child Prostitution (Current through December 31, 1993)
Corporate Author: American Prosecutors Research Institute
National Ctr for the Prosecution of Child Abuse
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 28
Sponsoring Agency: American Prosecutors Research Institute
Alexandria, VA 22314
Office for Victims of Crime
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 93-CI-CX-K001
Sale Source: American Prosecutors Research Institute
National Ctr for the Prosecution of Child Abuse
99 Canal Center Plaza, Suite 510
Alexandria, VA 22314
United States of America
Type: Legislation/Policy Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This document summarizes State, Federal, and territorial laws that define prostitution.
Abstract: The summaries are designed to provide a reference for persons researching criminal child abuse legislation; they present an abridged and potentially incomplete picture of charging statutes in various States and is intended only as an initial reference. The entries do not include sentencing information for every statute, although this information is occasionally included in the text of statutes annotated here. Only child-specific prostitution statutes that involve the promotion, pandering, patronizing, and pimping of children are included in this compilation. Statutes defining solicitation of a minor for sex are not included unless they deal with child prostitution. Defenses to the crimes are not included in this document.
Main Term(s): Victims of Crime
Index Term(s): Child protection laws; Courts; Federal Code; Juvenile prostitution; Juveniles; State laws
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