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HUMAN TRAFFICKING HITS HOME A critical role for the legal community in the fight against human trafficking in San Diego By Jamie Quient

Sarah’s Story. Sarah1, a quintessentially average teenager, grew up in a loving, two-parent home, lived in a safe neighborhood, went to a good high school. Smart and caring, with a sunny personality, positive outlook and beaming smile, she dreamt large about tomorrow. Until a guy she considered her “boyfriend” derailed her future at age 16. He trafficked her into the sex industry.

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We changed Sarah’s name to protect her privacy.

34 SAN DIEGO LAWYER November/December 2015

San Diego Lawyer November/December 2015  

Inside this Issue: 2016 SDCBA President Heather Riley; The Generational Divide: A Roundtable Discussion; Human Trafficking Hits Home