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Craigslist Prostitues Viciously Assaulted, Robbed in Manhattan Hotels

Posted 07.07.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (Associated Press) — Two prostitutes were assaulted and robbed in hotel rooms by a man responding to their online ads, and police on Friday...

Protest on Craiglist Doorsteps in San Francisco to End "Adult Services" Section

Conchita Sarnoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Conchita Sarnoff

Protesters are asking Craigslist to close the euphemistically named "Adult Services" section of their website and set a sex industry-free standard that would help to eliminate human trafficking worldwide and prostitution.

Is Craigslist a Pimp?

Peter Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Peter Schwartz

Craigslist has tripled - to $36 million - revenue it receives annually from advertising for "adult" or "erotic" services. Advertising for sexual services now accounts for one-third of Craigslist's revenue.

Our Crimes Too

Malika Saada Saar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Malika Saada Saar

What is surprisingly absent in stories about sex slavery is the role of Craigslist. More than any other Internet venue, Craigslist's adult services section operates as a cyber slave market.

Teens Sold as Sex Slaves on Craigslist

Conchita Sarnoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Conchita Sarnoff

It is unacceptable, in a civilized and progressive society, that a business using a website, or any other form of mass communication, can facilitate the selling, buying and exploitation of children for sex.

Creepy Job Postings on Craigslist

Michelle Renee | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michelle Renee

As a writer who isn't sure where my next check is even coming from, browsing the job posts for freelance opportunities has become part of my regular routine.

7 Arrested For Running Prostitution Ring On Craigslist

AP | MARCUS FRANKLIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Seven New Yorkers were indicted on charges of running a 24-hour prostitution ring on Craigslist as the Web site's CEO struck back to ...

Craigslist to Henry McMaster: An Apology Is In Order

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Craig Newmark

Jim Buckmaster, Craigslist's CEO, does a great job pointing out why South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster is provably wrong about Craigslist.

Taking On Craigslist Good Politics For Elected Officials

AP | TAMMY WEBBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Law enforcement officials who successfully pressured Craigslist to remove an erotic services category they say had become little more ...

Some Honesty Regarding the Cook County Craigslist Thing

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Craig Newmark

"Frankly, Sheriff Dart's actions mystify me," said craigslist CEO Jim Buckmaster, referencing the private civil suit filed against the online service Thursday by the Cook County (Illinois) Sheriff.

Craigslist Sued Over Sex Ads By Cook County Sheriff

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Cook County's sheriff filed a lawsuit Thursday against Craigslist, saying the popular online classifieds site not only allows the soli...

Craigslist To Crack Down On Prostitution Ads | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

HARTFORD, Conn. - Under the watchful eye of law enforcement in 40 states, Craigslist pledged Thursday to crack down on ads for prostitution on its Web...