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- Jul 27, 2005
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Backpage.com shut down by FBI, several indicted on crimes related to sex trafficking
Seven people have been indicted on 93 counts of several different crimes related to the classifieds website, Backpage.com. The crimes include money laundering and running a website to facilitate prostitution.
The FBI confirmed Friday that agents raided the Sedona home of Michael Lacey, the founder of Backpage.com.
It is not clear how many have been arrested in the investigation.
The website has been seized and shut down by the FBI.