Monthly Archives: July 2012

U.N. Commission Calls for Legalizing Prostitution Worldwide

A report issued by the United Nations-backed Global Commission on HIV and the Law; recommends that nations around the world get rid of “punitive” laws against prostitution – or what it calls “consensual sex work” — and decriminalize the voluntary … Continue reading

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Deep Purple keyboardist Jon Lord dies in London

Keyboard player Jon Lord, who fused classical and heavy metal to make Deep Purple one of the biggest rock bands in the world, died Monday after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 71. The musician suffered a fatal … Continue reading

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12 arrested in Mount Laurel,NJ prostitution sting

MOUNT LAUREL— Twelve men were arrested here this week after township police conducted a reverse prostitution sting at a hotel on Route 73. Police Chief Dennis Cribben Jr. said the operation, done in conjunction with officers from Cherry Hill and … Continue reading

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Woman reports rape at gay strip club Swinging Richards in Atlanta

Atlanta police are investigating a report of a woman who was allegedly raped by two dancers at Swinging Richards. The club along Northside Drive is widely known as a gay strip club in Atlanta. The victim told officers she was … Continue reading

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Houstons Strip Clubs Hit by New ‘Pole Tax’

The city of Houston is turning to an unusual source to help fund rape investigations: strip clubs. The City Council passed an ordinance Wednesday that requires strip clubs to pay a $5-per-visitor fee to help pay for the analysis of … Continue reading

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