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Threats and physical violence supported sex trafficking verdict (access required)

Where one woman testified the defendant kept her under constant supervision and she was fearful of the consequences of trying to leave and another woman (who was 16 at the time) testified he threatened her and used physical violence, there was sufficient evidence to support his conviction for sex trafficking by force, fraud and coercion. Background A ...