New Solutions for the Old Problem of Illegal Massage Parlors
For former massage parlor sex worker Jasmine Grace Marino, the solution is simple: End the demand for paid sex.
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BOSTON (AP) — They’re nestled amid bustling downtowns and tucked into nondescript strip malls across quiet suburbs. Brothels posing as massage parlors and Asian spas have been part of many American communities for decades, hidden in plain sight. But the Florida prostitution sting that ensnared New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft last week is a reminder of the human trafficking and abuse taking place behind the darkened windows of many of these storefronts — and…