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GERMAN DE JESUS VENTURA - IS TRAFFICKING A CRIME OF VIOLENCE?

Dear Judge Davis:

I just read this article - http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/09/01/u-s-judge-rules-sexual-trafficking-is-not-a-violent-crime.html and was shocked at your ruling.  So shocked I started to look up your email address in order to write you about my experience on this issue for future cases you might hear in your court.
As I looked up your profile, I couldn't help but note you're African American.  That frankly shocked me even more.   You if anyone should know how sometimes the fear a victim experiences can be as strongly felt as it gets - all without the predator laying one finger of them.  
I would ask you to think back to the day of the "Ole Miss Riot of 1962" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ole_Miss_riot_of_1962 and tell me that James Meredith might not been afraid for his life to the core of his being - despite the fact no one had even pointed a gun at him.  Thus being an African American male, I'd think you'd understand how one can b…