TIME CHANGE--In Our Own Backyard: Child Prostitution and Sex Trafficking in the United States
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law
Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2010
Time: 09:00 AM
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Agenda


NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING TIME CHANGE TO 9:00 A.M.

The hearing entitled "In Our Own Backyard: Child Prostitution and Sex Trafficking in the United States" scheduled by the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law, for Wednesday, February 24, 2010 will now begin at 9:00 a.m., rather than the previously scheduled time of 10:30 a.m.

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)
  2. Senator Russ Feingold (D - WI)
  3. Senator Dick Durbin (D - IL)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Ron Wyden
    United States Senator for the State of Oregon

Panel II

  1. Luis CdeBaca
    Ambassador-at-Large, Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking In Persons
    U.S. Department of State
    Washington , DC
  2. Beth Phillips
    U.S. Attorney
    Western District of Missouri
    Kansas City , MO
  3. Anita Alvarez
    State's Attorney
    Cook County
    Chicago , IL
  4. Shaquana Last name withheld to protect witness privacy
    Youth Outreach Worker and Trafficking Survivor
    New York , NY
  5. Rachel Lloyd
    Executive Director and Founder
    Girls Educational & Mentoring Services
    New York , NY