Comments for: Maine joins other states asking website to halt sex trafficking ads

Posted Sept. 01, 2011, at 5:27 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine Attorney General William Schneider joined his counterparts in 45 other states on Thursday to request information about how a networking website intends to remove classified advertisements that reportedly promote sex trafficking. Officials in several states have discovered listings on backpage.com, an online classifieds networking site similar …

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