Independent: Sex worker threatened with prosecution and deportation after reporting attack

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Sex worker threatened with prosecution and deportation after telling police how she was robbed at knifepoint Campaigners warn threats from police and Home Office against sex workers who report crimes make women reluctant to report violence committed against them May Bulman Sunday 13 August … Continue reading

Politics.co.uk: Sex worker robbed at knifepoint faces deportation after contacting police

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By Natalie Bloomer Friday, 11 August 2017 12:23 PM “Campaigners for sex workers’ rights say that by focusing on the prosecution and deportation of the worker rather than the attack against her, police were discouraging other women from coming to … Continue reading

Action Alert: Stop deportations of EEA sex workers

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Rights sheet vs deportation of migrant sex workers launched for #1DayWithoutUs. Please forward to your networks. Stop deportations of EEA sex workers. Police have stepped up threats against sex workers who are from EEA countries and, unless we protest, the … Continue reading

Statement: Police and UK Border Agency actions targeting migrant sex workers

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We are writing to express our serious concerns about a number of joint UK Border Agency and police operations targeting migrant sex workers which took place during the week commencing 17th October, the week during which Anti-Slavery Day, 18th October … Continue reading

Independent: Police harassment, blackmail and deportation – What life is like for sex workers

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Police harassment, blackmail and deportation: What life is like for sex workers As the UK looks poised to decriminalise sex work, Siobhan Fenton meets the English Collective Prostitutes to discuss what life is like for sex workers under the current prostitution … Continue reading

Vice: London’s Romanian sex workers are worried that Brexit would screw them

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June 9, 2016 By Margaret Corvid From the column ‘Europe: The Final Countdown’ Sex workers’ rights marching in Soho in 2014 (Photo by Jake Lewis) Against the backdrop of the EU referendum campaign, London-based Romanian women sex workers are using … Continue reading

Guardian: Romanian sex workers challenge UK immigration policy

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May 1, 2016 Romanian sex workers challenge UK immigration policy Women targeted by Operation Nexus, which aims to deport foreign offenders, say they are legitimately self-employed Although freedom of movement is guaranteed within the EU, the right to stay after … Continue reading