Critics of the move have pointed out that public sex ads allow law enforcement to monitor potential victimizers of children. Others pointed out that there is no question of the legality of ads with sexual contents. The full article was originally published at Read Write, but is no longer available. Craigslist representatives said that they will release a statement at a later time. Casual encounters and erotic services sections are still live on Craigslist. Users will simply switch to those sections.
Craigslist needs to decide It is profiteering from prostitution. As are other adult dating services. Just how alturistic do Craig and Jim want to get? Running events to educate and encourage the formation of charitable groups is great. But their yin, to that yang, is meandering them into the solacious fields of prostitution.
When you do adult dating, you also do prostitution and all that that world plunders. Craigslist later responded that it works "tirelessly" to prevent ads for minors in the adult services section and works with law enforcement and non-profits to fight child sex trafficking. Craigslist isn't legally responsible for any of the content uploaded by users.
Last November, Craigslist pledged to crack down on prostitution ads as part of an agreement with several attorneys general. It said it would require anyone who posts such an ad to provide a working phone number and pay a fee with a valid credit card.
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