The age of sexual consent can be a very complicated matter. Legal statutes generally do not straightforwardly state any age of consent. Rather, a large body of laws make it illegal for people to engage in a variety of activities with other people who are below a variety of minimum ages. Activities so prohibited generally include any sexually motivated contact with the genitals of either person by the other, and may extend to related areas, such as exposure of genitals and lascivious talk.
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Brad Owen manages about three dozen chapels across the United States, all serving one mission: provide a place of worship and faith — for truck drivers. But three months ago, Owen, the vice president of operations for Truckstop Ministries Inc. What was going on was a sex-trafficking ring near the chapel, located in a white cargo trailer just off Interstate 40, which winds through the southern half of the U. The police were investigating. Owen wanted more information, so he called Truckers Against Trafficking , or TAT, a nonprofit that enlists the help of truckers to spot and report sex trafficking. Owen asked if the trafficking near the Amarillo chapel was real.
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In , Washington became the first state to criminalize human trafficking. Since then, every state has enacted laws establishing criminal penalties for traffickers seeking to profit from forced labor or sexual servitude. State laws include a wide variety of activities under their definition of trafficking. Differences in trafficking definitions are critical to identifying who has criminal culpability.
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