Up vote 6 down vote, it never was illegal nationally, and is still legal in some jurisdictions in Nevada.
Now I think it's mainly just illegal because our politicians have too many other concerns to sit down and think about how to write up legislation that would regulate and decriminalize prostitution., 10:00 AM no1brownsfan, location: A great city, by a Great Lake!
There has to be a way to get streetwalkers from parading around in certain neighborhoods and outside schools and where they make a nuisance of themselves.
Prostitution was viewed as "icky" and there was an additional moral crusade to save the prostitutes from such an "icky" business.I don't understand why people are so ashamed of the human body?, 09:17 AM malamute 47,576 posts, read 58,210,494 times, reputation: 22130.As Tyler said brothel in melton vic it is legal in a few counties in Nevada, but illegal in other states.Laws exist to safeguard Rights.General Military Law - Other Sexual Misconduct 10 USC 920c "Any person subject to this chapter who compels another person to engage in an act of prostitution with any person is guilty of forcible pandering and shall be punished as a court-martial may direct.".Up vote 8 down vote accepted, in the United States, prostitution has usually been illegal everywhere, with very few exceptions.Up to 6 months and/or up to 1,000 and/or community service of up to 200 hours (Misdemeanor) Up to 6 months and/or up to 1,000 and/or community service of up to 200 hours (Misdemeanor) 201.354 Nevada Revised Statutes New Hampshire Up to 1 yr and/or.It's almost not illegal.County (Population) Legal Status Largest City Citation Carson City (54,745) Illegal Carson City County Code, Title 8, Chapter.04.110 Churchill County (24,230) Legal Fallon City County Code, Title 5, Chapter.20 Clark County (2,204,079) Illegal Las Vegas County Code, Title 12, Chapter.08 Douglas County.I was thinking about this the other day while out on a date with this girl, why prostitution in the US is illegal?Up to 20 yrs and/or fine.Up to 10 yrs and/or fine.Denied admission into the US, importation of Alien for Immoral Purpose "The importation into the United States of any alien for the purpose of prostitution, or for any other immoral purpose, is forbidden.".Most states punish the prostitute and the customer equally; however, nine states have harsher penalties for the customer (CO, KS, MA, MT, NE, NY, NC, TN, UT) and two have harsher penalties for the prostitute (DE, MN).I'm willing to bet some of our politicians are the biggest offenders., 10:41 AM Larry Caldwell Location: Myrtle Creek, Oregon 10,700 posts, read 11,222,412 times Reputation: 16576": Originally Posted by malamute It's almost not illegal.It is only legal in a professional manner such as a brothel.Now don't get me wrong, I personally would not partake in it, and if someone is that desperate for sex that they have to pay for it, then rock on!But back to OP, it should be legalized and regulated and offered within brothels, much like its already done in parts of Nevada.The users who voted to close gave this specific reason: If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

Transportation Generally "Whoever knowingly transports any individual in interstate or foreign commerce, or in any Territory or Possession of the United States, with intent that such individual engage in prostitution, or in any sexual activity for which any person can be charged with a criminal.
Herein prohibited shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than one year, or both.".
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