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RESCHEDULED DATE — Anti-Human Trafficking Awareness Event: Film “I Am Jane Doe” | Monday, February 4 | Robert C. Byrd Center for History and Congressional Education Auditorium | 6:00 p.m.
January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month and the community is invited to view the documentary “I Am Jane Doe” on Tuesday, January 29 at 6 p.m. in the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Auditorium. The film follows cases of American middle and high school children who were sex trafficked and the legal battles waged by their mothers against Backpage.com
and the U.S. Senate investigations that ensued. The documentary will be followed by a panel discussion with representatives from the Eastern Panhandle Empowerment Center who will address trafficking issues in our community.
The event is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force, Student Activities and Leadership, and Phi Beta Delta Honor Society, and the Eastern Panhandle Empowerment Center.