Nothing will change until this is changed ...
General counsel of the Internet Association, Abigail Slater.
"We would support a specific amendment that would allow victims to sue for civil penalties in court to seek some form of redress for the horrible things that have happened to them," she proposed.
Fucking typical, more civil cases more revenue for all lawyers (except maybe the truly incompetent).
With due respect to those involved, just how the fuck would DR be supposed to sue and gain redress?
With attitudes like AS, make no wonder the authorities have failed to progress. Support, nay instigate, criminal law now.
Would a local, or indeed national, newspaper get away with carrying the same ads?
And as for free speech, and other amendment "rights", if it's not acceptable to falsely shout "Fire" in a cinema then it's equally unacceptable to "sell human beings".
That said, there came a time when i'd gladly have PAID someone to take the ex away. Thankfully some lucky guy ( cueing Shel Silverstein's The Winner) did.