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Riding for human trafficking victims

Manderson woman makes her way around Wyoming to raise awareness

 

July 4, 2019

Karen Fettig

Karen Fettig of Manderson has her horse trailer decked out in messages to bring awareness to human trafficking as she makes her way from the Montana border to the Colorado border this month.

MANDERSON - Manderson resident and activist Karen Fettig began making her way around Wyoming last week to raise awareness around the state about human trafficking and its victims.

According to the National Human Trafficking Hotline website, "Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery. This crime occurs when a trafficker uses force, fraud or coercion to control another person for the purpose of engaging in commercial sex acts or soliciting labor or services against his/her will. Force, fraud, or coercion need not be present if the individual engaging in commercial sex is under 18 ye...



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