Explore pro and con quotes on this controversial topic including from former Captain of the Anaheim Police Department Joe Vargas (Pro), escort, writer, and sex worker advocate Laura Lee (Con), and physicians Theodore Dalrymple (Pro) and Alexa Albert (Con).
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