Another tribal amendment offered for anti-trafficking measure
Last updated 5/11/2015 at 9:08pm
WASHINGTON, DC-The United States Senate unanimously passed an anti-human trafficking bill on April 23, intended to fight against the horrors of kidnapping and sex trafficking in the U.S. and throughout the world. The passage of this bill was delayed by the Democrats who obstructed allowing a vote on this legislation due to an anti-abortion amendment attached to the bill.
S.178, the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act, creates a Domestic Trafficking Victims' Fund to help law enforcement combat trafficking and to assist victims of trafficking. Thune's amendment ensures that tribes are...