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CEO of Backpage, called 'world's top online brothel,' arrested on pimping charges in crackdown by Kamala Harris

The chief executive of the classified ad website Backpage.com was arrested Thursday on pimping charges, part of a broad crackdown led by state Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris, who criticized the website for profiting from the sex trafficking of adults and children. Carl Ferrer was taken into custody in...
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