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CUA Law Professor Mary Leary was quoted in a March 6 article published by the Catholic News Agency entitled "Do you buy shrimp? You might want to know about this." See Below 

Do you buy shrimp? You might want to know about this

Catholic News Agency
March 6, 2016
By Matt Hadro 

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The law is a “positive step” in the fight against trafficking because it “closes a rather large loophole” and is a statement that “we as a country are against products produced by forced labor – full stop,” said Mary Leary, a human trafficking expert and law professor at The Catholic University of America.

However, she told CNA, “other problems remain about our ability/political will to investigate allegations of forced labor.”

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Mary G. Leary   

Professor Mary G. Leary's
Areas of Expertise

Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, and Technology

Exploitation of children and women

Human Trafficking

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