DSW and Allies Gear Up for Legislative Session in Rhode Island

DSW and Allies Gear Up for Legislative Session in Rhode Island

November 2, 2019 DSW grantee COYOTE-RI (Call Off Your Old Tired Ethics) hosted a coalition meeting with human-rights activists in Providence, RI. DSW’s Melissa Broudo met with local organizations that are working to improve the lives of Rhode Island’s most vulnerable communities. The coalition outlined a strategy for the upcoming...
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Scott Cunningham: Study needed on legal prostitution

Scott Cunningham: Study needed on legal prostitution

My Turn: Scott Cunningham: Study needed on legal prostitution (Providence Journal, May 16, 2019)
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Rhode Island House Considers Creating a Study Commission To Examine Laws on Sex Work

Rhode Island House Considers Creating a Study Commission To Examine Laws on Sex Work

Rhode Island House Considers Creating a Study Commission To Examine Laws on Sex Work (UpriseRI, May 1, 2019)
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RI Legislators Hear From Experts On Impact of Prostitution Laws

COYOTE Rhode Island www.COYOTERI.org Contact Bella Robinson, Executive Director Bella@coyoteri.org (401) 525-8757  (cell) Providence, RI April 30, 2019 RI Legislators Hear From Experts On Impact of Prostitution Laws The Rhode Island legislature is considering a bill (HB 5354) sponsored by Chairwoman Anastasia Williams to create a special study commission to...
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Rep. Williams Wants ‘Frank’ Talk About R.I.’s Prostitution Laws

Rep. Williams Wants ‘Frank’ Talk About R.I.’s Prostitution Laws

Should Rhode Island decriminalize prostitution and other sex work? The state House of Representatives could soon be studying that issue roughly a decade after the state closed a loophole that allowed the sale of sex indoors. (Providence Journal, February 14, 2019)
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Representative Williams’ Bill Would Establish Commission To Study the Decriminalization of Prostitution

Representative Williams’ Bill Would Establish Commission To Study the Decriminalization of Prostitution

Representative Anastasia Williams (Democrat, District 9, Providence) has introduced legislation, H5354, to create a special legislative commission to study the health and safety impact of revising commercial sexual activity laws. (UpriseRI, February 12, 2019)
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Decriminalizing Sex Work Makes Life Better for Everyone

http://motifri.com/decriminalizing-sex-work (February 6, 2019)
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UpriseRI Covers DSW’s Launch

UpriseRI Covers DSW’s Launch

Prostitution advocacy group launches national campaign to decriminalize sex work (UpriseRI, February 3, 2019)
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COYOTE RI Observes the International Day To End Violence Against Sex Workers

COYOTE RI Observes the International Day To End Violence Against Sex Workers

COYOTE RI Observes the International Day To End Violence Against Sex Workers (UpriseRI, December 18, 2018)
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