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Jared Fogle story serves as wake-up call

Jared Fogle story serves as wake-up call

The arrest of one of Indiana's celebrities forces us to acknowledge what many still don't want to believe — the underground business of sex trafficking exists and is thriving. When the Indiana Protection for Abused and Trafficking Humans Task Force, which I co-chair, first started talking about human trafficking in our state, we were met with skeptics. People could not believe this was happening here. Fortunately — and very unfortunately — it's now impossible for even the skeptics to ignore the reality of the sex industry. Crimes against children in our society, especially sex crimes, are all too frequent. According to law enforcement experts, children...

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