Bill In Maryland Would Help Block Prostitution Charges For Victims Of Human Trafficking

By: Matt Bush
April 6, 2015

With just a week to go in this year's Maryland General Assembly session, supporters of a bill that would aid victims of human trafficking are urging the House of Delegates not to delay action on the measure any longer.

The bill from Montgomery County Sen. Susan Lee would allow those arrested for prostitution to ask a judge to have the charge thrown out if they can prove they were forced into it because they're a victim of human trafficking...