Formation of the Roaring Fork and Vail Valley Task Force

Attorneys Angela Roff and Beth Klein are spearheading the formation of the Roaring Fork and Vail Valley Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force. Our initial meeting will take place in June 2019. We will use these topics to create the the Task Force. Function What would you like your partnership to do?Provide strategic co-ordination for anti-slavery work … Continue reading Formation of the Roaring Fork and Vail Valley Task Force

ABA Training Victim’s Rights

Attorneys are critical to safeguarding and advancing the rights of the most vulnerable in our communities. Attorney Beth Klein will be co-presenting at the American Bar Association (ABA) “Legal Rights and Needs: How Attorneys Can Help Human Trafficking Victims” Jul 29, 2019 1 PM EDT The panel of national human trafficking experts includes: Beth Klein Boulder … Continue reading ABA Training Victim’s Rights

Identifying Victims of Human Trafficking

For years, the Klein Frank Foundation President, Beth Klein, an attorney in Boulder has been urging the use of compassionate juvenile assessment tools to identify young victims of human trafficking.  And now, these tools are being used by law enforcement and social workers very effectively. In the 18th Judicial District in Colorado Handle With Care … Continue reading Identifying Victims of Human Trafficking

Western Colorado Anti-Trafficking Conference

The Klein Frank Foundation is requesting your participation in its January 11, 2019 Western Colorado Anti-Trafficking Conference.  We are seeking speakers to educate law enforcement, educators, healthcare providers and the community on the 3P's of Anti-Human Trafficking

Coming for Backpage!

Let the charges and civil suits begin! Seven people have been indicted on 93 counts of several different crimes related to the classifieds website, Backpage.com. The crimes include money laundering and running a website to facilitate prostitution.   The FBI confirmed Friday that agents raided the Sedona home of Michael Lacey, the founder of Backpage.com. The website has … Continue reading Coming for Backpage!

Charitable Betrayals

Oxfam, one of the world's most prominent relief agencies, could lose its funding from the British government over reports that its workers exploited survivors of a massive earthquake in Haiti, and possibly other disasters, for sex. It is a "complete betrayal of both the people Oxfam were there to help and also the people that sent them there to do that job,” … Continue reading Charitable Betrayals

Not my story to tell – Beth Klein Attorney

Humans are moved and inspired by stories.  No other species has the ability to tell stories.  We remember by story better than any other form of communication. But the stories of the trafficked are often sensationalized to raise money, sell media, and sell shock value significance.    Now, the consideration point is "Not my story … Continue reading Not my story to tell – Beth Klein Attorney