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Pam Roach booted off sex-trafficking panel for ‘victim-blaming,’ other insults
“Pam Roach has been kicked off a legislative task force on human trafficking after complaints that she belittled and verbally abused victims of sex trafficking at a meeting last month,” The Seattle Times reports.