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View Poll Results: Should Prostitution be Legalized?
Yes, allow each state/local towns decide like NV 83 39.34%
Yes, throughout the nation 89 42.18%
No 39 18.48%
Voters: 211. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 07-30-2018, 11:46 AM
 
Location: New Jersey (Europe Sep ‘19)
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Currently only local places in Nevada allows prostitution while elsewhere illegal in America.
Should Prostitution be legalized and regulated?
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Old 07-30-2018, 11:48 AM
 
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Yes. There's no reason not to, as long as it is restricted to fully consenting adults.
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Old 07-30-2018, 11:48 AM
 
Location: Florida
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Yes. The women will be healthier and there will be fewer issues with abusive pimps... it could even reduce sex trafficking.
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Old 07-30-2018, 11:53 AM
 
Location: Columbia, South Carolina
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Yes. There's no reason not to, as long as it is restricted to fully consenting adults.
Exactly. Willing seller, willing buyer.
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Old 07-30-2018, 11:54 AM
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I tend to lean left on some social issues but legalization of prostitution is one I can never support.
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Old 07-30-2018, 12:22 PM
 
Location: Florida
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I tend to lean left on some social issues but legalization of prostitution is one I can never support.
Due to your personal feelings, or do you have other reasons?
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Old 07-30-2018, 12:25 PM
 
Location: Long Island
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Legalize it for anyone 18 and older. Regulate it and tax it.
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Old 07-30-2018, 12:26 PM
 
Location: The Republic of Texas
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https://www.businessinsider.com/why-...tution-2013-11

Currently only local places in Nevada allows prostitution while elsewhere illegal in America.
Should Prostitution be legalized and regulated?
It is a 10th Amendment issue.
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Old 07-30-2018, 12:45 PM
 
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Should never have been illegal, another place where the church intrudes in our laws.
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Old 07-30-2018, 12:53 PM
 
Location: Self explanatory
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What two consenting adult do with their own money doesn't matter to me.
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