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Event Type Human Trafficking Court Cases  Date Time 2018-10-24 12:01:00 
Country US  City Miami-Dade County, FL 
Latitude 25.552  Longitude -80.633 
URL https://www.ocala.com/news/20181024/court-says-trafficking-victim-cant-shed-record     
[ocala.com] FLORIDA - Court Says Trafficking Victim Cant Shed Record

"Trying to help human-trafficking victims get a new start in life, Florida lawmakers in 2013 unanimously passed a bill aimed at helping victims expunge records of crimes they might have committed under duress.

But pointing to an exception in the law, a South Florida appeals court Wednesday upheld a ruling that prevented a woman from shedding the record of a kidnapping charge that stemmed from a time when she was forced to work as a prostitute and recruit other women."

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