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The measure has not only been criticised by prostitutes, who fear they will become victim to yet more violence, stigmatization and poverty but also by police, charities and rights groups, who doubt it will have the desired impact in reducing prostitution.
To connect, you need to enable cookies in your browser settings.The rally, which started in the afternoon at Pigalle Square had about 200-300 prostitutes screaming slogans such as Stop hypocrisy.At the Belle Epoque, there were no fewer than 224 brothels in Paris, and a hundred in 1946, the official date of ban of these houses closed day and night : Les Maisons Closes (means Closed House).Features and analysis 08/31 14h06 GMT."The Senate chose to protect the complete impunity of clients and chose to penalise even further the prostitutes instead of these men said Grégoire Thery head of a group that wants the complete abolition of prostitution.News bulletin 09/01 14h00 GMT, rFI English News flash 14h00 - 14h06 GMT Mon-Fri.Paris Live PM 14h06 - 14h30 GMT Mon-Fri.Buying and selling sex for money is legal in France but brothels, pimping and the sale of sex by minors are banned and the controversial act of soliciting became illegal in 2003 under former president Nicolas Sarkozy's government.
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"What happened is unbelievable and contemptuous of women French Health Minister Marisol Touraine commented after the vote.
This measure has been largely welcomed by all sides.
Sitting idly, sipping coffee isnt exciting if you have to work an eight hour shift, it gets boring.It aims at encouraging prostitutes to consider a change of occupation.A programme will be set up to help escort rikke prostitutes get out of the profession and.8 million will put set aside by the state to help prevent prostitution and offer social and professional support for sex workers.Offering lush and luxurious rooms, he attracted international celebrities, its most famous client being the future King of England Edward VII, who had a private room booked throughout the year.Europe 21:04 (updated 00:59 ) Get short URL 1542, we all know that a day at work goes by faster when there is work.
Nevertheless, the legislation is to be revised again by the National Assembly - the lower house - before going on the statute books.
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Or in the area of Les Halles once existed Rue Gratte-Cul (Scrub-Ass Street now rue Dussoubs) or rue Tire-Boudin (Fat-Lump-Laid street now rue Mary Stuart).