Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Prosecuting Human Trafficking Cases: Lessons Learned and Promising Practices

Authors/Editors

Clawson, Heather J.
Dutch, Nicole
Lopez, Susan
Tiapula, Suzanna

Publisher(s)

Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Justice

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

Septemeber 2008, 94 pages

Description of Resource

This study examined the effectiveness of existing U.S. Federal and State legislation in providing prosecutors with the tools needed to gain convictions of those charged with human trafficking, defined as "the use of force, fraud, or coercion to exploit a person for profit." 

Languages

English

Availability

https://www.ncjrs.gov/App/Publications/abstract.aspx?ID=245913