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March 18, 2013
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Assembly bills enhance trafficking victims’ aid

CARSON CITY, Nev. — State lawmakers continued their tough stance against sex trafficking Monday, introducing two bills aimed at raising awareness of the problem and helping victims.

Assemblyman Michael Sprinkle, D-Sparks, and Assemblyman John Hambrick, R-Las Vegas, introduced the measures during the first of two floor sessions on the deadline day for individual legislators’ bills to be introduced in both houses.

“We need to address things to help the victims. My last session it was the adult victims where their sentencing and convictions were vacated,” Hambrick told The Associated Press after the floor session. “Now we have to go after …

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