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Apr 25 2007

Human Trafficing & Swedish Sex Trade Permitted

Prosecutor failed to press charges three and a half years ago

The sex trade involving Russian women could have been stopped three and a half years ago, but the prosecutor chose not to press any charges.

It was back in 2003 during a police investigation, when a woman said that she had come to Sweden with her boyfriend (one of the men who are now charged with pimping the Russian prostitutes), to become a prostitute. A woman called Tatiana, who today has confessed to pimping women, arranged with an apartment and showed the way to the “red light district” in Gothenburg…

Another Russian woman was also found in that same “red light district”, and she gave information that could tie her to the people who are no standing trial.

The prosecutor still felt that they had too little proof of a crime being committed back then. So when the decision came to drop the investigation, the stake out of an apartment (later it was clear that this is where the prostituted women had been staying) stopped.

The woman, Tatiana, and one man have confessed to pimping Russian women. Two other men haven’t confessed to anything, they are denying all charges.

The 20 “johns” involved in this trial are being called in to testify and stand trial starting on the16th of May.



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Apr 24 2007

Swedish Prostitution/Trafficking Court Case

Two of the pimps involved in the big court case here in Gothenburg have now confessed to their crimes. One man and one woman are now confessing to the charges against them.

20 men are being charged with having bought sex from Russian prostitutes.


We have a friend who lives in the Netherlands, where prostitution is LEGAL, and the other day when I was talking to her in instant messages, she said she was going to watch Oprah. She said that she didn’t really like the constant commercial breaks, though – I said well who does – and she then told me that at night time (one would hope way after all Dutch children have gone to bed!) the commercials on TV are mostly about sex, call girls, clubs, you name it! That’s one of the downsides with living in a country that has made prostitution legal, I suppose…

(Prostitution in the Netherlands has been legal since January 1988, when it was defined as a legal profession. However, prostitutes must be at least 18, while for non-commercial sex the age of consent is 16. Clients must be at least 16. Violation of either age limit is a crime for the other party, and possibly for a pimp.

The legalized status allows prostitutes to have access to the social security system, since 1996 sex workers have paid income tax, and reforms in 1999 gave prostitution the same status as any other form of labor. Prostitutes form unions, and are otherwise treated like any other self-employed trades person. Advertising their services is likewise tolerated.

Health and social services are readily available, but the women are not required to undergo regular health checks. A recent study found that despite health rules, about 7 percent of Dutch prostitutes have HIV/AIDS. )


Swenglish Rantings Radio – 070424


Swenglish Rantings Radio – 070424

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Radio Sweden 2007-04-24

Sweden considers a law to crack down on internet grooming. Children here are rated amongst the happiest in the world, but is life really care-free for Swedish children? And our special series, Queen of Sweden” reaches its conclusion, with the first of a two-part exclusive with Sweden’s present day Queen Silvia.



BREAKPOINT with Chuck Colson – 2007-04-24


Shutting Down Opposition: The Gay Agenda and Schoolkids

Once upon a time there was a handsome young prince. When he grew up, he began searching for a wife, but could not find a princess he wanted to marry. One day, he met another prince—and fell in love. The two men married and lived happily ever after.


Daily Commentary

Daily Commentary – 2007-04-24


Albert Mohler: A Landmark Decision

In an historic 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court has affirmed the government’s right to ban the Partial Birth Abortion procedure.


Charlie Slaughter

Jihad, Danger, World Predictions, and What You Can Do!

Insane News From the Rim, Gay Bears and more!


The REAL Inconvienent Truth

Incredably IMPORTANT stuff for our listeners in the HERE and NOW! With thanks to: James Underberg “The Battle” “Z”Arron Derrington “Four on the Dagga”




Hugh Hewitt – 2007-04-24

Hugh Hewitt’s Blog


Lawrence Wright With Hugh Hewitt

Hewitt: Hour 1 – Hugh catches up with newly Pulitzer Prize winning author Lawrence Wright about how the world has changed, and more importantly, how al Qaeda has changed since the writing of The Looming Tower.


Lawrence Wright With Hugh Hewitt

Hewitt: Hour 2 – Part one of Hugh’s replay of The Looming Tower author Lawrence Wright, originally from September of 2006.


Lawrence Wright With Hugh Hewitt

Hewitt: Hour 3 – Hugh concludes his replay of the Lawrence Wright interview, diving deep into the nature of the enemy as he covers The Looming Tower.


Dennis Prager

Dennis Prager – 2007-04-24



Ultimate Issues Hour: Conflict between Compassion and Standards With Dennis Prager

Prager H3: Compassion should be applied in the personal arena. Standards should be applied in the public arena. Too often compassion is applied in both. But standards in both can be a mistake, too. Best of Prager Hour. Originally recorded on October 3, 2006.


Crank Calls With Dennis Prager

Prager H2: Two more CBS radio talk show hosts have been suspended — this time for making a crank call to a Chinese restaurant. The issue for Dennis isn’t racism, but humiliation of people on public airwaves… Dennis talks to Bishop John Bennett of the Durham Apostolic Church. He can’t convince himself that the Duke Lacrosse players are innocent.


Blue Grit With Dennis Prager

Prager H1: Dennis talks to Air America host, Laura Flanders about her strategy for Democratic victory in 2008. Her new book is Blue Grit: True Democrats Take Back Politics from the Politicians… Dennis also recounts his appearance last night on CNN Headline News’ Prime News. His old friend, Ed Schultz, was on the other side of the issues – raising the flag at half mast for soldiers, and Cuban health care.



JaySekulow – 2007-04-24


Jay Sekulow Live


Protecting Life

Efforts intensify to challenge a newly-passed bill that clears the way for taxpayer funding of embryonic stem cell research.



Brit Hume‘s Political Grapevine


Special Report



John Gibson’s My Word


War On Christmas




Bill O’Reilly’s latest Talking Points Memo – 2007-04-24


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