“In criminalizing sex work, you only make it more dangerous.” ~Leo Sweetwood
We have been following the legal soap opera of the RentBoy case and its former CEO, Jeffrey Hurant, since the website was seized in August of 2105. Charges were ultimatly dropped against the “RentBoy Six” and as we reported on Friday, Jeffrey Hurant reached a plea deal.
Exactly how the RentBoy case ever came to be under the crosshairs of the US Department of Justice may never know. Our friends across the pond are grappling with the same question. GayTimesUK will be featuring an article on the topic this Friday. Weighing in is the very American Leo Sweetwood.
Leo shared a preview of the article that appears below on his twitter:
The full article deserves to a place on your reading list.
And for the full Leo Sweetwood, he always deserves a place on viewing list:
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