About the Blogger

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I am a 3L, originally from Watchung, NJ. I received my Bachelor’s degree at the University of Rhode Island where I completed the honor’s program and majored in Women’s Studies. My senior thesis was titled “Sex Trafficking and Decriminalized Prostitution in Rhode Island.” I served as the co-...



Melanie

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I am a 3L, originally from Watchung, NJ. I received my Bachelor’s degree at the University of Rhode Island where I completed the honor’s program and majored in Women’s Studies. My senior thesis was titled “Sex Trafficking and Decriminalized Prostitution in Rhode Island.” I served as the co-chair of an anti-trafficking NGO for about a year, before leaving to found Citizens Against Trafficking with Donna Hughes. I continue to actively write and speak on sex trafficking and policy issues while in school, and wish to continue this work after law school. I have 6 pets—a horse, 4 cats, and a dog. My interests include horseback riding, working out, reading, art, music, and spending time with friends and family.

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