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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.


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