Used, Abused, Arrested and Deported: Extending Immigration Benefits to Protect the Victims of Trafficking and to Secure the Prosecution of Traffickers

@article{Haynes2004UsedAA,
  title={Used, Abused, Arrested and Deported: Extending Immigration Benefits to Protect the Victims of Trafficking and to Secure the Prosecution of Traffickers},
  author={Dina Francesca Haynes},
  journal={Human Rights Quarterly},
  year={2004},
  volume={26},
  pages={221 - 272}
}
  • D. Haynes
  • Published 19 May 2004
  • Political Science
  • Human Rights Quarterly
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