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HB2668 - EXPUNGING RECORDS FOR SEX TRAFFICKING VICTIMS

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Sex Workers Anonymous (formerly Prostitutes Anonymous) www.sexworkersanonymous.com (702) 468-4529 Telephone Office of Public Safety Via Email Re: HB 2668 – Sex Trafficking & Record Expungment        http://app.leg.wa.gov/billinfo/summary.aspx?year=2015&bill=2668#history Dear Committee Members: I'm writing to weigh in on HB2668. I doubt any one person or group has had more experience with this issue than myself to be perfectly honest. I say that because I was a victim of sex trafficking on different levels at different times. I was first lured into the sex industry by men who came from a famous family of pimps. Richard Pryor has been open that his mother was a prostitute who worked for his grandmother, the madam. This family had been involved with prostitution for generations dating back to the slave days. The man in charge of this operation, Weldon, told me it was linked to the days when they were freed slaves, but couldn't find work. Th