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Woman gets life imprisonment for running dad’s brothel in Lapu-Lapu City


The daughter of a brothel owner on Thursday was convicted of qualified trafficking for selling young women and girls for sex.

Posted: October 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Vietnam debates sex work: ‘social evil’ or legitimate job?

Vietnam Prostitution

For Vietnamese sex workers like Do Thi Oanh, being caught touting for business used to carry a long stint in forced “rehabilitation,” but as fines replace detention, many detect a shifting attitude towards the world’s oldest profession.

Posted: September 22nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Swiss satisfied by first sex drive-in

Switzerland Sex Drive-in

Swiss authorities are basking in the afterglow of a decision to create a “sex drive-in” in Zurich, with social services hailing it a success on its first anniversary on Tuesday.

Posted: August 27th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

NBI raid saves trafficked women at Caloocan hotel

Six women, two of them minors, were rescued and nine people were arrested Thursday night as government agents raided a small hotel in Caloocan City that was allegedly used as a front for prostitution, the National Bureau of Investigation said.

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

NY bill would bar condoms as proof of prostitution

In this Oct. 25, 2006 file photo, a policeman watches over a group of suspected sex workers during an inspection of a nightclub in Beijing. AP

New York City spends more than a million dollars every year to distribute free condoms to combat unintended pregnancies and diseases such as AIDS. Yet city police are allowed to confiscate those very condoms as evidence of prostitution.

Posted: April 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »