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Lawyer Gloria James-Civetta confided that she now handles 12 to 18 cases a year of underage commercial sex after a steady rise of such cases over the years. Five youth counselors and three criminal lawyers claim that the number of very young girls, under 16 years old, are trading themselves sexually in exchange for money or for expensive consumer items like a high-end cellphone.
What is deplorable according to these practitioners is the fact that the internet seem to have made these illegal transactions effortless and easily concealed, thereby making it a highly under-reported crime. What is scary is the girls are below 16… They should respect themselves. Another lawyer, Mr Rajan Supramaniam, said he sees at least 10 cases a year through legal consultations.
That is the disturbing part. Unless they are being traced or there is a tip-off, they are not reported. Both lawyers said that many of the cases involved underage girls offering sex for gifts or money. In some instances, these girls have been influenced by bad company or were involved in gangs and were taught and persuaded that they would earn more if they sell themselves by providing sexual services. Andrea Chan, senior counselor at Touch Youth Intervention , is in the opinion that young people today have become more daring and are less averse to using sex for monetary gains.
The girl began her clandestine activity five years ago, when she was still 15, for the reason that she felt neglected by her parents who were good providers but were usually busy with their work. Chan, that girl had at least eight partners during that period and would have sex with them and buy her whatever she wanted.
Under the law, it is an offence to have sex with a minor under 16 and to have commercial sex with a person under Having commercial sex with a minor carries a penalty of up to seven years in jail, a fine, or both. Lawyer Amolat Singh said that in cases where a minor initiates the sex act, the adult accused cannot use it as a defence or to get a decreased sentence. While some have argued that men need legal protection in such cases, Mr.