IT'S BULLSHIT. IT DOESN'T MATTER! We ALL need HELP and should be treated equally and getting help EQUALLY.
I was told the girls' attorney was Louise Johnson in Grand Rapids. So I did a search and found -
In Michigan, it is "standard operating procedure" to allow those convicted of prostitution who have children, or HIV, or other conditions that would make a mandatory jail term difficult for them to attend www.sexworkersanonymous.com as adults.