James Irwin, 88, will serve two years in a community corrections program with an ankle monitor.
The arguments of AIDS activists and experts for blanket decriminalization of the sex trade is simple but horrendously flawed.
Sex work has been criminalized for decades, but a government-backed plan could see policies loosened.
Critics say Brazil is masking, not solving, problems of homelessness, poverty, drug abuse and prostitution to present a 'happy' image.
A campaign group estimates there may be more than 3 million sex workers in the country.
Authorities are targeting prostitutes and their clients in the East African country.
Rentboy.com CEO Jeffrey Hurant and the employees were charged in a criminal complaint filed in federal court in Brooklyn, New York.
The house voted in favour of reinstating fines and prison sentences for sex workers.
Madrid group praises Barcelona judge’s decision to make employers cover prostitutes’ social security.
The sex worker’s trade union say calls for criminalisation are fuelled by an ulterior motive to send home illegal migrants.
Prostitution is technically legal in Canada but most related activities had been illegal, including brothels and street solicitation.