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Decriminalizing Pimps and Johns in New York – What’s at Stake?
Tue, July 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
All are invited to attend an important conversation about Bill A.8230/S.6419, which is aimed at full decriminalization of the sex trade in New York State. Come hear from a panel of experts and survivors on what this bill means for New Yorkers:
- Dorchen Leidholdt, Sanctuary for Families Legal Director and founder of the New York State Anti-Trafficking Coalition
- Marian Hatcher, Policy Analyst and Victim Advocate for the Cook County Sheriff’s Office of Public Policy and winner of the 2016 Presidential Lifetime Volunteer Achievement Award
- Rev. Dr. Que English, Executive Director of Not On My Watch! and Co-Convener of the New York Alliance Against the Legalization of Prostitution
- Cristian Eduardo, Survivor Leader at Sanctuary for Families and advocate for immigrant and LGBTQ+ rights
Followed by a response panel of state and city legislators.