sex worker

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sex worker

, sex trade worker
One who engages in sexual activities in exchange for payment.
See: prostitution
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The Internet also allowed the Aussie sex trade workers - usually between the ages 20 and 30 - to have international careers by offering their services, complete with naked photos, online to foreigners willing to shoulder their plane fares, accommodations and pay handsome fees in exchange for nights of pleasure.
Lisa supports the bill, feeling it is appropriate to target the men who use sex trade workers.
2) They argued these provisions contribute to the risk that sex trade workers will become victims of violence, in violation of their rights to liberty and security of the person under s.
A PHOTOGRAPHY project that gave disposable cameras and photography lessons to female sex trade workers in downtown Toronto has raised about $38,000 for the drop-in program at All Saints Church--Community Centre.
5 million unionized workers across Canada, passed a resolution at its National Convention that "called on the entire labour movement to work towards supportive measures for sex trade workers.
This is unsurprising, given the constitutional litigation currently ongoing in Ontario and British Columbia, (8) and perhaps also the increased media attention to the alarming number of sex trade workers who are missing or have been murdered in Canada in the last twenty years.
But I take a look at the other agencies in this city; I don't see anything solid that's directed towards sex trade workers.
No state has moved so invasively against those who profit off sex trade workers.
the sub-populations most affected by HIV are hard-to-reach, marginalized groups such as sex trade workers, injection drug users and men who have sex with men.
In addition, some brief but helpful qualitative research discussing violence against street sex trade workers in the Winnipeg context has been undertaken (see, for instance, Seshia 2005; Canadian National Coalition of Experiential Women 2006, 19-30; Brown et al.
The address shown on the letter for UK Bloodstock Investments Ltd in Lower Street, Baylham, near Ipswich, was the same given for Purdy when the 44-year-old appeared at South East Suffolk Magistrates' Court in April following his confession to wasting police time after complaining on 27 occasions of receiving death threats for talking to officers about the killings of the sex trade workers.