LEAD (Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion) for sex workers is NOT a voluntary, non-arrest, no jail program as proponents suggest. It is NOT an alternative to the criminal justice system. LEAD programs authorize police to refer sex workers to a … Continue reading
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Sex Workers Urge Removal of Prostitution Clauses from Diversion Bill, SB 1110
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE… Sex Workers Urge Removal of Prostitution Clauses from Diversion Bill, SB 1110 Contact: Rachel West, US PROStitutes Collective 415-640-4250 Sex worker organizations and supporters will bring their concerns about Senate Bill 1110 to the Assembly Public Safety … Continue reading
DEFEND SEX WORKER RIGHTS! URGENT ACTION NEEDED!
URGENT: Please join the sex worker and other organizations listed below and support their opposition to the sex worker aspects of SB 1110, a bill in the California legislature that establishes a LEAD (Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion) program. The … Continue reading