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Legislation to Protect Child Trafficking Victims in NY Passed!

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After months of tireless work by thousands around New York, a partial but important victory was achieved. This June, the New York Legislature passed a bill extending the Safe Harbor Law to 16- and 17-year-olds (previously only victims aged 15 and under were covered). Safe Harbor laws ensure that children involved in prostitution are not treated as criminals, but as victims who deserve services and not jail time, in line with UNICEF’s efforts worldwide.

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