Sex Trafficking and Modern-Day Slavery

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(Video by Lex Talamo)

Video still from "Modern Slavery in Louisiana." /(Video by Lex Talamo

Some call it sex trafficking. Others call it modern-day slavery. One Louisiana parish, Caddo, has the highest number of child and adult victims recovered in the state—with 22 confirmed cases of human trafficking in 2015, according to the Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services data.

But it's not all about the numbers. There is a real human cost.

"Julie" —her real name is withheld in order to protect her identity—was nine when her mother started . . .

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