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State bill sets aim at cracking down on human trafficking

State bill sets aim at cracking down on human trafficking

House speaker Mike Madigan hopes to combat human trafficking with new bill with higher fines for traffickers and increased training
Bianca Cseke, Online Editor May 28, 2019

Chicago is the fifth-worst city for human trafficking, according to national advocacy organization Selah Freedom, and between 16,000 and 24,000 women and girls are trafficked every year in the city. Illinois...

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