Tag: sex trafficking

Know Your Rights

Sex-trafficking victims can sue Facebook for allegedly facilitating their recruitment, top Texas court says

June 30, 2021

Via: ABA Journal

A federal law protecting websites that publish third-party content doesn’t insulate Facebook from sex-trafficking lawsuits that are based on a state statute, the Texas Supreme Court has ruled. In a June 25 opinion, the state supreme court allowed the statutory […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Supreme Court limits First Amendment rights of US companies’ foreign affiliates

June 29, 2020

Via: Jurist

The US Supreme Court ruled 5-3 Monday that requiring foreign groups to have explicit policies opposing prostitution and sex trafficking in order to receive federal funds applies to US companies’ foreign affiliates because they do not possess First Amendment rights. […]