Last updated on: 6/30/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

US Department of Justice (DOJ) Biography

Position:
Con to the question "Should Prostitution Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

The DOJ’s mission is to enforce the law and prostitution is against federal law.

Description:

“To enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law; to ensure public safety against threats foreign and domestic; to provide federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime; to seek just punishment for those guilty of unlawful behavior; and to ensure fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.”

www.usdoj.gov (accessed Apr. 19, 2007)

Mission:

None found

Other:
Government agency
Quoted in:
  1. What Is Human Trafficking?