The prosecutor of human trafficking cases can anticipate the common defense arguments and prepare to present counter-arguments supported by corroborating evidence. This Practice Guide explains the relationship between the elements of the crime of human trafficking as laid out in the UN Palermo Protocol and the common defenses. This Practice Guide provides descriptions and examples of the three most common types of defenses and offers counter arguments and suggestions for types of corroborating evidence prosecutors should look for.

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Categories: English
Tags: Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Police, Prosecutor Trial Preparation, Prosecutors