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harlotry

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offering sexual intercourse for pay

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Investigations of white-slave traffic suggested not only that the influence between the genus of moral sex and the genus of immoral sex might go in both directions, but also that the boundary between these genera--a boundary allegedly policed by marriage--might be less clearly defined than judges and lawmakers wished to imagine.
The question of Congress's power to pass the White-Slave Traffic Act once again pushed lawmakers to define the exact nature of the amorphous problem of illicit sex--that is, the genus of sexual immorality.