Ten Reasons for Not Legalizing Prostitution and a Legal Response to the Demand for Prostitution

@article{Raymond2004TenRF,
  title={Ten Reasons for Not Legalizing Prostitution and a Legal Response to the Demand for Prostitution},
  author={Janice G. Raymond},
  journal={Journal of Trauma Practice},
  year={2004},
  volume={2},
  pages={315 - 332}
}
  • J. Raymond
  • Published 14 January 2004
  • Law, History
  • Journal of Trauma Practice
ABSTRACT Since the mid-1980s, the debate about how to address prostitution legally has become a subject of legislative action. Some countries in Europe, most notably the Netherlands and Germany among others, have legalized and/or decriminalized systems of prostitution, which includes decriminalizing pimps, brothels and buyers, also known as “customers or johns.” Other governments, such as Thailand, legally prohibit prostitution activities and enterprises but in reality tolerate brothels and the… 

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