child trafficking

Cyntoia Brown, sentenced to life at the age of 16, gets clemency

Nova Safo

Without Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam's intervention, Brown would have remained in prison at least until 2055

Doctor found guilty but not convicted in Spain 'stolen baby' case

Marianne Barriaux

The court found former gynaecologist Eduardo Vela guilty of taking Ines Madrigal, now 49, away from her mother as a newborn in 1969

Govt backs down on visa regulation changes

Lynley Donnelley

Govt's decision to grant concessions to its new visa regime, after it was blamed for a slump in tourism, has been cautiously welcomed by trade groups.

Girls as young as 10 sold as sex slaves in South Africa

Persomé Oliphant

The normalisation of gender discrimination is blamed as the crucial factor that makes women and girls vulnerable to human traffickers.

Over 600 arrests in China for child trafficking

Staff Reporter

Chinese police have arrested 608 people suspected of selling children and freed 178 children in a crackdown on 10 provinces on child trafficking.