Comments This screen shot made on Saturday, Sept. Craigslist apparently closed the section two weeks after 17 state attorneys general demanded it be shut down.

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Websites are not usually held responsible for the content that members post - as long as illegal material is removed as soon as the service provider is made aware. Craigslist apparently closed the section two weeks after 17 state attorneys general demanded it be shut down. Craigslist drops dating after new law Published 23 March image copyrightGetty Images Classified advertising website Beautiful women looking real sex Huntsville Alabama has closed its dating section in the US, in response to a new bill against sex trafficking.

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On Thursday, social network Reddit also banned its escorts message board. promoting prostitution and child sexual abuse have ly been posted in the "personals" section of Craigslist. Kist Topics.

Among them were appreciative notes from men decades older who wondered if I knew any single women their age. My single friends seemed exhausted and miserable from it all. It imposes fines and prison terms for those who own or operate a website that facilitates prostitution.

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In the spam, invitations to polyamorous relationships and hate mail from folks who thought I sounded uppity, I received genuine notes from other lonely people. Comments This screen shot made on Saturday, Sept.

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Folded into the waves of was a too good to be true-sounding note from my now-partner. We met three days later, a year after I had left my husband and Women Little Rock just want sex on personsls West Coast. In a statement, Craigslist said the new law would "subject websites to criminal and civil liability when third parties users misuse online personals lixt.

We can't take such risk without jeopardising all our other services, so we are regretfully taking Craigslist personals offline," it said.

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No wonder a whole secondary industry had emerged happende spare you the agony of crafting your own OkCupid profile. However, the bill states that "websites Housewives looking real sex Ketchikan Alaska facilitate traffickers in advertising the sale of unlawful sex acts" should not be protected.

The company said keeping the section open in the US was too much of a risk. It said "paid services involving physical sexual contact" were against its latest policies.

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The bill states that websites can now be punished for "facilitating" prostitution and sex trafficking. This is true, and you should be comfortable with this.

My hands ached from typing, and I scheduled multiple meetings a day with people from all over the Bay Area: lawyers, businessmen, tech workers, a bus driver, a doctor, a mechanic, a physicist, a carpenter, a sculptor, a nurse, a guidance counselor. It will apply to all states in the US.

Neither of us had smartphones or used social media. Humor is important ti me Hot mom sex tee Portland how else are we going to survive the day? In addition to him, I met many quiet men like me who eschewed dating apps and selfies. Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal, crais of the AGs who pressed for the change, said in a written statement that he welcomed the change and was trying to verify Craigslist's official policy going forward.

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No sense inventing a more palatable relationship origin story: Through friends; our eyes met across office cubicles. I Wuat tell the truth when asked how we met.

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Like me, everyone had been a little bruised by life. A few avoided smartphones.

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I try hard to be kind and patient.