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Girl sexually exploited ‘by over 40 adults’ while in care
Girl sexually exploited ‘by over 40 adults’ while in care | Society | The Guardian
According to prosecutors, Epstein allegedly paid cash to dozens of girls in exchange for sexual services and, in at least one case, committed rape. Many Epstein victims , including one girl who wore braces when she first met the financier, were runaways, homeless or foster youth. The median age for entry into prostitution in the United States is 13 to 14 years old, according to the U. Justice Department. We all know morally that no child should be bought or sold for sex. Children are not commodities.
Girl Students Exploited
She is now confined to the seclusion unit of a psychiatric hospital under suicide watch. Susan, herself a victim of child sexual exploitation, desperately wanted her child to be protected from the same fate. Those exploiting the teenager were allegedly able to call for her in taxis sent to the home. At one point Susan gave the police the names of 21 suspects — but, she claims, police did little to investigate.
Each day brought a fight for food; each night a fight against predators who exploit the vulnerable. A baby in her arms and a toddler at her knee, Happy waits in the dusty street as we approach her shack. On our way here, a swarm of heroin addicts surrounded us in an alley, asking for money and offering us syringes. We passed men picking through a mountain of trash in a vacant lot.