Domestic minor sex trafficking in the United States.

  title={Domestic minor sex trafficking in the United States.},
  author={Kimberly Kotrla},
  journal={Social work},
  volume={55 2},
By now, most social workers are familiar with the issue of human trafficking. However, many are likely unfamiliar with research indicating that youths constitute the most vulnerable group in the United States for becoming victims of sex trafficking and that most women in prostitution actually entered as minors. Some experts are now referring to the sex trafficking of U.S. children and youths as "domestic minor sex trafficking," or DMST. This article seeks to acquaint readers with what is… 

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