What’s Current: Pimps are using a UK classified ads site to sell women

  • A BBC investigation believes pimps are using the classified ads website Vivastreet to advertise and exploit over 70 trafficked women.
  • Greece is experiencing a surge in femicide with a woman murdered every month. Campaigners say that light punishments, police inaction, and inadequate laws are driving the spike.
  • A former Australian schoolteacher is facing jail time after he recorded himself having intercourse with child-like sex dolls wearing masks made from photos of his students.
  • Canadian fashion mogul Peter Nygard’s bail hearing for sexual assault charges has been postponed after his defense team requested a two-week adjournment.