Tag:adult entertainment

  • Law would boost punishments for sex trafficking

    RALEIGH — Sex trafficking rings often find cover in parlors specializing in massage therapy, which are unregulated in North Carolina, National Human Trafficking Hotline data shows. North Carolina is one of the 10 states with the highest incidence of sex trafficking, meaning the trade reaches beyond the confines of massage and bodywork shops. But the state has to pick…

  • Court Clarifies ‘Aggrieved Party’ Status

    RALEIGH — Some businesses aren’t perceived as being good neighbors. High on that list would be adult entertainment establishments. The state’s second highest court recently overturned a lower-court ruling denying such a proposed Raleigh club a special-use permit.