Man Who Introduced Murdered Teen Desiree Robinson To Pimp Going To PrisonThe man who pleaded guilty to introducing a Chicago teenager to a pimp before she was murdered has been sentenced to seven years in prison.
40-Year Sentence Sought For Man Convicted Of Sex TraffickingJoseph Hazley was found guilty in March of sex-trafficking 16-year-old Desiree Robinson and two other victims. Robinson was allegedly killed in December 2016 by a man who answered an online sex advertisement.
Chicago Mother In D.C. To See Signing Of FOSTA BillThe FOSTA bill gives prosecutors more power to go after sex trafficking websites as well as enhancing penalties and fines.
Chicago Man Pleads Guilty In Fatal Sex-Trafficking CaseA Chicago man was promised a finder's fee of a couple hundred dollars to recruit a teenage girl to work as a prostitute.
Chicago Man Charged With Sex Trafficking Of 16-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Murdered By CustomerA Chicago man was arrested Wednesday on a federal sex trafficking charge of a girl who was murdered by a customer.
Mother Sues Ad Website, Backpage, For Playing A Role In Daughter's Death A Chicago woman is suing the online classified ad website Backpage.com, saying Backpage is partly responsible for her teenage daughter's death on Christmas Eve.
Slain Teen's Mom Seeks Answers About Alleged Sex TraffickingThe mother of a 16-year-old girl who was allegedly beaten and strangled by a man she met on Backpage.com, after having run away from home, has set her sights on the website.
Missing Chicago Girl Found Dead In Markham GarageA missing 16-year-old Chicago girl was found beaten to death in a garage in south suburban Markham on Christmas Eve.