Backpage.com to Lose Delaware LLC Formations

Dover, DE (STL.News) – Under a Delaware Court of Chancery consent judgment issued Tuesday, four limited…

Florida Attorney General, Ashley Moody, Asks DMS to Evaluate State Contract with Company that Provided Services to Backpage.com

TALLAHASSEE, FL (STL.News) – Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody yesterday urged the Florida Department of Management…

DALLAS | Online sex ads rebound, months after shutdown of Backpage

DALLAS  — Smaller escort websites are vying for the lucrative online sex-for-hire market Backpage.com dominated before…

PHOENIX | Sales director for Backpage.com pleads guilty to conspiracy

PHOENIX— The sales and marketing director of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to conspiring to facilitate prostitution in…

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Files Motion Seeking Criminal Sanctions Against Backpage.com

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced that his office has filed…

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | Backpage.com CEO pleads guilty, will testify against others

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | April 12, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The chief executive of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to state…

SACRAMENTO, Calif.| Backpage.com, CEO plead guilty to state, US charges

SACRAMENTO, Calif.| April 12, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The chief executive of a website that authorities have dubbed…

PHOENIX | Prosecutors: Backpage.com made millions in prostitution ads

PHOENIX | April 9, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The classified advertising site Backpage.com ignored warnings to stop running…

Justice Department Leads Effort to Seize BackPage.com

The Justice Department today announced the seizure of Backpage.com, the Internet’s leading forum for prostitution ads,…

PHOENIX | Indictment accuses Backpage founders of aiding prostitution

PHOENIX | April 9, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)— The founders of Backpage.com and five others at the classified…

PHOENIX | The founders of Backpage.com charged in alleged scheme to promote prostitution, launder money.

PHOENIX | April 9, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)— The founders of Backpage.com charged in alleged scheme to promote…

Missouri Attorney General Hawley Statement on Backpage.com

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today issued a statement regarding Backpage.com being…

PHOENIX | Feds seizing Backpage.com, websites in enforcement action

PHOENIX | April 6, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Federal law enforcement authorities are in the process of seizing…

AG Hawley Statement on Court Granting Motion to Dismiss Backpage Lawsuit

Federal District Court is praised by Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley regarding the Backpage Lawsuit Jefferson…

Judge allows money laundering charges against Backpage execs

SACRAMENTO, CA/August 23, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — California prosecutors can bring money laundering charges against the creators…

AG Hawley Files Motion Against Backpage.com

ST. LOUIS, MO/August 1, 2017 (STL.News) The legal battle continues between Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley…

AG JOSH HAWLEY TO FILE MOTION AGAINST BACKPAGE, CONTAINS EXPLOSIVE NEW REVELATIONS

AG Josh Hawley to file motion against Backpage involved in human trafficking St. Louis, Mo. August…

AG Hawley to Backpage: There is no First Amendment right to engage in human trafficking

Jefferson City, Mo. July 12, 2017 (STL.NEWS)  Today, Backpage.com sought to block an investigation by the…

Connecticut News: East Hartford Man, ALEXANDER PEDRAZA Pleads Guilty to Sex Trafficking of a Minor

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that ALEXANDER…

Minnesota News: St. Paul, OMAR KASHAKA TAYLOR, Owner Of Illegal Massage Parlor Found Guilty Of Sex Trafficking

St. Paul, Minnesota – United States Attorney Erica H. MacDonald today announced the conviction of OMAR…

Missouri News: Columbia Man, Kenneth Ronald Jones, Sentenced to 15 Years for Child Sex Trafficking

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – A Columbia, Missouri man was sentenced in federal court yesterday for his…

New York News: ROCHESTER, Andre L. Barnes, Federal Jury Convicts Rochester Man Of Sex Trafficking

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that a federal jury has convicted…

Texas News: Violent Pimp, Alan Nash Sentenced To Life Behind Bars

Texas – A Dallas-area pimp who preyed on teenage girls was sentenced to life in prison…

Connecticut News: Meriden Man, CARLEN DAVIS Sentenced to More Than 15 Years in Federal Prison for Sex Trafficking of 3 Teens

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that CARLEN…

Connecticut News: Hartford Man, CHRISTOPHER HAMLETT Guilty of Sex Trafficking Minors, Child Pornography Offenses

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut announced that a…

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Primous Williams Sentenced to Four Years in Prison For Trafficking a Minor for Commercial Sex and for Pandering an Adult for Commercial Sex

Defendant Also Ordered to Pay $10,000 in Restitution WASHINGTON – Primous Williams, Jr., 32, of Beltsville,…

FLORIDA News: Alachua County Man, Arthur Larange Lee Sentenced to 327 Months in Prison for Sex Trafficking by Force, Fraud, and Cooercion

GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA – Arthur Larange Lee Jr., 35, of Gainesville, Florida, was sentenced yesterday in the…

Two Trending Websites You Need to Know – Closelisting Classified Website and Closecart e-Commerce Website

JACKSONVILLE, Fla./ July 24, 2018 (STL.News) — This site Closelisting Online Classified can literally replace Backpage.…

Missouri News: Fulton Man, Sanchez Monroe Walker, Pleads Guilty to Prostitution Business

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – A Fulton, Mo., man pleaded guilty in federal court today to transporting…

WASHINGTON | US bars China’s telecom giant ZTE from buying US components

WASHINGTON | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  The U.S. Commerce Department is blocking Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp.…