Sex Trafficking

Texas governor signs bills to combat human trafficking, aid sexual assault survivors

In his first public bill signing following the end of this year’s legislative session, Gov. Greg Abbott signed five bills Tuesday, measures that aim to combat human trafficking, eliminate the state’s rape kit backlog, and expand resources for survivors of sexual assault.

Sex Trafficking: How you can help

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  Governor’s Office aids efforts to stop sex trafficking, heal survivors on the South Plains

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