State Roundup, September 22, 2015

By Cynthia Prairie | September 22, 2015

FIGHTING HUMAN TRAFFICKING: In this 12-minute audio discussion for WYPR-FM, Sheilah Kast talks with Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman, who finalized the order to create a fund to provide services to human trafficking victims, and Denene Yates, of Safe House of Hope, a non-profit based in Howard County that provides education, training and support to victims of human trafficking. Howard County Police have tougher state laws to work with, in particular,  a 2013 law that lets the state seize assets of someone convicted of trafficking...