It has a lot more listings for “massages” and “sensual bodyrubs.” The first screenshot below is from an adult services ad, the second is the erotic services page. Update: in a blog post about to go up entitled “Striking a Balance,” which Craigslist just sent us, the company states: As of today for all US sites, postings to the “erotic services” category will no longer be accepted, and in 7 days the category will be removed.
WILLING AND READY.” Meanwhile, the adult services section for NYC is slightly less explicit.
A Craigslist spokeswoman said Thursday that criminal acts are rare at the site compared with the overwhelming amount of legal activity.
17, the man received a response to his ad from someone he believed was a 14-year-old girl.
After numerous, increasingly explicit texts, the girl also introduced him to her friend, "Abbey."But the 14-year-old girl wasn't a 14-year-old girl.
After coming under increasing scrutiny from various state attorneys general for the open prostitution listings in its “erotic services” category, Craigslist is now folding in the face of criminal charges. Also effective today for all US sites, a new category entitled “adult services” will be opened for postings by legal adult service providers.
Our people on the street have seen the volume increase. Dart described the many juveniles arrested when police followed up on suspicious Craigslist ads.
"We arrested numerous juveniles over the last two years," Dart said. You'll have to pay more but we have her for you.'" At the same time, however, this is a story that underscores how one of the world's newest technologies has become a vital part of one of the world's oldest occupations.An ad he posted from a woman named "Summer" drew a response from a 39-year-old man named Christopher Scarberry, who used the e-mail address [email protected] after learning that "Summer" was 13 years old, he agreed to meet her at a parking garage and said he would be driving a white Chevrolet Corsica."This (lawsuit) was my act of last resort," Dart said."We're seeing some outrageous stuff here that we hadn't seen before. If a woman decides that this is a viable choice for employment, but that isn't the ones we're focused on." He detailed how women were performing sex acts while their children were unattended in the next room.She was Gordon Goodrow, an investigator with the state Attorney General''s office. And the man, Kenneth Rex Church, 42, of the 100 block of Coventry at Waterford, wound up being charged with having unlawful contact with minors and criminal use of a communication facility.