{FD} Alleged sex cult leader Keith Raniere held without bail as he faces sex trafficking charges

Seeing him as a flight risk, a federal judge in New York on Friday ordered controversial self-help guru and alleged cult leader Keith Raniere held without bail as he faces charges of sex trafficking and conspiracy to commit forced labor.

{FD} Backpage.com, CEO plead guilty in California, Texas and Arizona

The company behind Backpage.com, a website investigators have described as an “online brothel,” pleaded guilty to several charges.

{FD} North Carolina father-daughter couple and infant child all killed, officials say

A man who allegedly married and had a child with his biological daughter killed her, the baby and the woman’s adoptive father before fatally shooting himself in his vehicle, officials said on Thursday.

{FD} Backpage.com founders accused of promoting prostitution, money laundering

The founders of Backpage.com, the notorious website best known for hosting sex and prostitution-related classified advertisements, have been indicted with five others on federal charges, the Justice Department announced Monday.

{FD} Backpage founders accused of promoting prostitution, money laundering

The founders of Backpage.com, the notorious website best known for hosting sex and prostitution-related classified advertisements, have been indicted with five others on federal charges, the Justice Department announced Monday.

{FD} Christians must fight human trafficking

The Christian commandment to provide comfort and justice to the most vulnerable in our society was vividly taught by our savior Jesus Christ in the book of Matthew, Chapter 25, verses 34-40, when describing the final judgement.

{FD} California deputy arrested for alleged ‘unlawful sex acts’ with 2 inmates he committed

A Northern California sheriff’s deputy was arrested this week for allegedly having “unlawful sex” with two women who were county inmates, police said.

{FD} Backpage.com, website known for sex-related classified ads, reportedly seized by FBI

Backpage.com, the website known for its sex and prostitution-related classified advertisements, was shut down and seized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Friday, according to reports and a large notice displayed on the site’s homepage.

{FD} Ex-social worker facing 14 felony counts made patient her ‘sex slave,’ lawsuit alleges

A 53-year-old female social worker in northeastern Illinois was arrested Thursday, accused of sexual misconduct with at least two patients. One patient, a 24-year-old man, says the suspect used him as her personal "sex slave" for nearly three years.

{FD} Tennessee teacher who sparked manhunt after disappearing with teen student pleads guilty

A former teacher in Tennessee pleaded guilty to federal charges on Thursday after he left the state last year with a teen student, sparking a manhunt across the U.S. that lasted more than a month, The Associated Press reported.

{FD} Tennessee teacher who sparked cross-country manhunt after disappearing with teen student pleads guilty

A former teacher in Tennessee pleaded guilty to federal charges on Thursday after he left the state last year with a teen student, sparking a manhunt across the U.S. that lasted more than a month, The Associated Press reported.

{FD} Nurse serving life sentence for sexual assault mistakenly freed, turns himself back in

A male nurse who was serving a life sentence in Georgia for sexually assaulting female patients and was mistakenly freed from custody turned himself into authorities on Wednesday.

{FD} Jury panel filled for Bill Cosby sexual assault retrial as defense claims racism

The 12 jury members that will hear the sexual assault case involving comedian and former TV star Bill Cosby were finally selected Wednesday, despite the defenses claim that the prosecution illegally remove one woman from the panel based on race.