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Billings Hears Human Trafficking Stories



Human trafficking, forcing someone into slavery or prostitution, exists in

the Coulee Region, but there was little discussion of it. Until a conference last year in La Crosse that state lawmaker, Jill Billlings attended. Now she has pending legislation to allow someone involved in human trafficking to place a civil suit on their abductors. Several stories at that conference drove her to write the legislation.


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Billings Predator Accountability Act is one of many bills introduced in the Assembly this legislative session designed to combat human trafficking in Wisconsin.

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