Backpage CEO Carl Ferrer Pleads Guilty in 3 States

Agrees to Testify Against Other Website Officials

Here’s what the indictment against the now seized Backpage.com alleges.  By way of a different perspective on this victory, John Vanek, PATH consultant, shares that SOSTA/FOSTA will eventually have little impact.  When Craigslist was shut down, Backpage.com was born.  And now that Backpage has been shut down, there are already sites being developed offshore, such as skipthegames.eu (likely from Europe) to take the place of Backpage.  Human Trafficking is simply too lucrative of a business, and traffickers will continue to find a way.  Read the full article here.  4/13/18