Yesterday a dream of Beth Klein’s came true, BackPage.com died. The on-line brothel – which has trafficked more than 80% of all victims and where hundreds of missing children were sold – was removed from the web. It happened after a Senate subcommittee released its report and just before a scheduled hearing during which internal … Continue reading The Death of BackPage.com
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 … 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: • Martina … 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
Be The One!
From Tom Jackman of the Washington Post Jan. 30, 2018: “Though the scourge of child sex trafficking may seem like an intractable problem, a program designed by a state trooper in Texas has shown real results: hundreds of children rescued, and hundreds of pimps and kidnappers arrested, by patrol officers on mostly routine traffic stops, … Continue reading Be The One!
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