Monday, 2 April 2012
Prostitutes Tattooed With Bar Codes By Pimps In Spain
Via The Washington Post: "Spanish police arrested 22 suspected pimps who allegedly used violence to force women into prostitution and tattooed them with bar codes as a sign of ownership, officials said Saturday. Police are calling the gang the "bar code pimps." Officers freed one 19-year-old woman who had been beaten, held against her will and tattooed with a bar code and an amount of money — €2,000 ($2,650) — which investigators believe was the debt the gang wished to extort before releasing her...". Ana Kasparian, Cenk Uygur, Steve Oh and Irinia discuss on The Young Turks.
Posted by Irishgreeneyes at 01:42