Realities of Human Trafficking in Massachusetts - Featuring the Polaris Project

Boston Bar Association

Event Info

  • Date:

    3.6.2018

  • Time:

    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EST

  • Location:

    16 Beacon Street
    Boston, MA

Topics

With opening remarks from Beth Keeley, the Chief of the Human Trafficking Division at the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office and featuring speakers from the national human trafficking organization, the Polaris Project, this educational program will address the results of Polaris’ recent research report, “The Typology of Modern Slavery: Defining Sex and Labor Trafficking in the United States.” Using data collected from Polaris’ national human trafficking hotline, including data specific to Massachusetts and the Northeast, this program will shed light on the various forms of human trafficking that are most common in Massachusetts and specific ways that attorneys can be part of the safety net for survivors.

Speakers:

  • Elizabeth K. Keeley - Office of the Massachusetts Attorney General
  • Rochelle Keyhan - Polaris Project
  • Francheska Loza - Polaris Project
  • Lavinia Weizel (Moderator) - Mintz Levin

 

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