Yesterday the Illinois Senate passed our Justice for Victims of Human Trafficking bill (SB 1037). Many thanks to Senator Toi Hutchinson, whose leadership was instrumental in rallying support for this bill. This law would give victims of sex trafficking a chance to remove prostitution convictions from their records.
Click here to send Senator Hutchinson a quick thank you for her leadership on this issue.
Now the bill is on to the House of Representatives. Learn more about the bill here, and stay tuned for more information soon.