No Vote Planned for Decrim Bill in D.C.

The District of Columbia City Council held a hearing on the Community Safety and Health Act of 2019 (Bill 23-0318), which would decriminalize sex work in the nation’s capital. This would-be historic measure addresses health risks, violence against women, and human trafficking in Washington, D.C. DSW Communications Director Kaytlin Bailey testified at the 14-hour hearing…Continue reading No Vote Planned for Decrim Bill in D.C.

Councilmember David Grosso Re-Introduces Legislation To Decriminalize Sex Work in D.C.

For Immediate Release:  June 3, 2019 Contact: Matthew Nocella, (202) 724-8105 Councilmember David Grosso re-introduces legislation to decriminalize sex work in D.C. Washington, D.C. – With increased support from Council colleagues, Councilmember David Grosso today announced the re-introduction of legislation that would reduce violence and improve public health and safety by removing criminal penalties for consensual…Continue reading Councilmember David Grosso Re-Introduces Legislation To Decriminalize Sex Work in D.C.