Sex Trafficking of People with Disabilities
- Sarah Bessell
Staff AttorneyThe Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Center, Washington, D.C.
- John Choi
District AttorneyRamsey County
- Andrew Luger
Former United States AttorneyDistrict of Minnesota
- Abigail Sterner
Victim AdvocateSt. Paul & Ramsey County Domestic Abuse Intervention Project
- Judge Donovan Frank (moderator)
United States District Court JudgeDistrict of Minnesota
The Minnesota Chapter of the FBA Diversity Committee and the FBA University of Minnesota Law School Student Division are pleased to host a CLE event with an esteemed panel of speakers to discuss the topic of sex trafficking of people with disabilities both nationally and in the State of Minnesota. The diverse panel will share their personal experiences, examine the history and evolving legal landscape of sex trafficking, legal rights, remedies, victim advocacy, prevention, and other recommendations provided from different perspectives. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear from individuals with first-hand knowledge of the legal and personal issues concerning sex trafficking.
The panel is sponsored by Coca Cola, University of Minnesota’s Professional Student Government, Student Union & Grant Initiatives, and The Department of Administration Council on Developmental Disabilities.