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"Last week, Senate Republicans made headlines as the new Republican-controlled chamber passed 100 days in the 114th Congress. By many measures, the Senate seems...

"A harrowing story of modern-day slavery was told to Lubbock police investigators by an 18-year California woman in March. It led to a Lubbock...

"The state is making a major push for all educators to receive human trafficking training. From forced labor to sex slavery, the state said...

"A bill combating modern day slavery and sponsored by a Texas senator, John Cornyn, is one step closer to becoming federal law. By a...

"Human trafficking ensnares 20 million people and is a $150 billion criminal enterprise, and the United States isn't immune. Last year there were more than...

Suppose, just for a moment, you are a 13-year-old girl who has been trafficked in America, the land of the free. You've been brought to...

Last May, Bill and Rita Spruce spoke to 30 young women and their parents in Grapevine about abusive relationships, domestic abuse and human trafficking...

SAN ANTONIO - The human trafficking bill that unanimously passed the Texas House on Tuesday is on its way to the Senate. If adopted,...

AUSTIN (AP) -- The halfway point of Texas' 120-day legislative session has come and gone, meaning constitutional limits are lifted and lawmakers are free...

Human trafficking refers to people who are forced into labor or sexual exploitation. And the issue hits close to home. The Interstate 10 corridor through...

Wednesday, Rep. Tan Parker (R-Flower Mound) filed four bills designed to combat human trafficking in Texas. In presenting his legislation, Parker emphasized the need for...

(Austin) – Today, State Representative Senfronia Thompson (D- Houston) filed House Bill 10, the Anti-Human Trafficking Omnibus Bill. House Bill 10 encompasses all ten...

AUSTIN -- More than 10,000 Texas children run away each year, and within 48 hours, one out of three will already be lured into...

Here are some links to various news reports detailing recent arrests in the world of human trafficking. In San Rafael, police have arrested a 19...

Here are some interesting articles exploring the causes, prevalence, and implications of human trafficking around the world. Some experts suggest that human trafficking is right...