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SWP Amicus Brief Redacted

2023-05-18T22:08:04-04:00May 18th, 2023|

Statement Of Interest Of Amicus Curiae, The Sex Workers Project of the Urban Justice Center (SWP of UJC) is a national advocacy and policy organization. In collaboration with impacted communities, SWP of UJC seeks to destigmatize and decriminalize adult consensual sex work while preventing exploitation, including human trafficking, in the sex trades.

Press Release: SWP partners with the Federal Appellate Immigration Clinic at The University Of Maryland School Of Law, Files AMICUS BRIEF

2023-05-18T21:58:22-04:00May 18th, 2023|

New Orleans, LA May 16, 2023- The Sex Workers Project of the Urban Justice Center, with the University of Maryland School of Law’s Federal Appellate Immigration Clinic as counsel, has filed an amicus brief with the United States’ Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit asking the court to vacate the decision of the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) that solicitation of prostitution categorically involves moral turpitude.

Exercising Discretion- A handbook for Advocates and DA’s Navigating the Possibilities and Impacts of Non-prosecution Policies in the Context of Sex Work Criminalization

2023-04-05T23:28:28-04:00March 23rd, 2023|

This handbook, by the Global Health Justice Partnership of the Yale Law School and Yale School of Public Health, with the Sex Workers Project of the Urban Justice Center, seeks to support sex worker rights advocates, prosecutors, policymakers and other stakeholders in understanding, influencing, tracking, and assessing the operation and impact of non-prosecution policies that include charges related to sex work, as adopted by District Attorneys in the United States.

SESTA-FOSTA Anniversary

2022-04-11T19:25:59-04:00April 11th, 2022|

Four Years Since SESTA/FOSTA was Signed, Sex Workers Call on Congress to Learn from its Mistake! On the Anniversary of SESTA/FOSTA, Sex Worker Rights Organizations Hold a Call-in Day to Demand Passage of the SAFE SEX Workers Study Act.