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Eddie Farnsworth's Flaccid Rationale For Not Closing Child Prostitution Loophole

Courtesy of the conservative Western Free Press, we finally have state Representative Eddie Farnsworth's lame attempt to justify not allowing a bill that would have cracked down on pimps selling teenage prostitutes to have a hearing in the Judiciary Committee, which Farnsworth chairs.

See also: -Eddie Farnsworth Blocked Hearing for Anti-Child-Sex-Trafficking Bill -Michelle Ugenti's Anti-Colorado City Bill Gets No Love from State Senate

In a press release published on WFP, titled, "Arizona Gives No Quarter to Child Prostitution Offenders," Farnsworth defended his position, with the assistance of some colleagues who are obviously giving him cover by signing onto this nonsense.

Not surprisingly, co-signers include Farnsworth's seat-mate in Legislative District 12, state Senate President Andy Biggs, who, quite likely, was instrumental in blocking a different bill that would have placed the corrupt Colorado City police force under the threat of a takeover, if its gendarmes did not mend their ways.

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Stephen is a former staff writer and columnist at Phoenix New Times.
Contact: Stephen Lemons