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DALLAS (1/3/11)–Super Bowl XLV will bring money, athletes and fans to North Texas, but that’s not all, a sex trade expert warns pimps and prostitutes will also come to Dallas-Fort Worth.

“We will have an influx of pimps and traffickers bringing women and children into North Texas,” said Katie Pedigo director of New Friends, New Life which is dedicated to helping young, often abused women escape the sex trade.

Pedigo estimates 15,000 prostitutes will be brought to North Texas for the Super Bowl, many against their will and that many of the women selling their bodies are underage and on the verge of homelessness.

Read article in (NBC DFW.com) here


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