Suit By 3 Who Said They Were Sold As TeensAttorneys for three women who alleged they were sold for sex on Backpage.com as teenagers say they have settled their lawsuit against the website.
Man Convicted Of Federal Sex Trafficking FeloniesA 34-year-old man has been convicted of three federal felonies related to prostitution and sex trafficking of two juveniles and one adult woman.
Seattle Police Arrest Man For Sex Trafficking Teenage GirlsPolice say they've arrested a 30-year-old man for the sex trafficking of three teenage girls.
Attorneys General Target Internet Sex TraffickingAttorney General Bob Ferguson is urging passage of the Stop Advertising Victims Exploitation Act, or SAVE Act, a bill targeting sex trafficking on the Internet.
Man Accused Of Pimping In Bellevue A man accused of forcing two women to work as prostitutes in the Seattle area and Portland has been indicted on sex trafficking charges
Oregon Fugitive Ex-Cheerleader Caught In San FranciscoThe FBI says an Oregon woman accused of sex trafficking a minor has been arrested a month after she removed an ankle monitoring device and failed to show for a court hearing.
Teen Says Officer Saved Her From Sex Trafficking Bailey Gates boarded a plane from Eugene to Portland — her first time flying — on July 27, 2013.
Sex-Trafficking Sweep Saves 3 Local Victims, Nets 150 ArrestsThree juvenile victims were recovered and nine adults arrested last week in prostitution sweeps in the Seattle-Tacoma-Everett area, according to the FBI.
Shoreline Man To Spend Decade In Prison For Sex TraffickingFederal prosecutors say a 43-year-old Shoreline, Wash., man has been sentenced in Seattle to 10 years in prison for interstate transportation of a 22-year-old woman for purposes of prostitution.
State's Anti-Online Sex Trafficking Law Struck DownA federal judge has struck down a Washington state law aimed at battling online sex trafficking after an internet advocacy group filed a lawsuit challenging the measure's constitutionality.
SeaTac Man Gets 15-year Term for Sex Trafficking A 29-year-old SeaTac man was sentenced Friday in Seattle to 15 years in prison for forcing young women to work for him as prostitutes.