The Cyntoia Browns under SESTA/FOSTA: Exploration of Sex Trafficking “Protections” as Applied to Black and Brown Girls

Cyntoia Brown

Cyntoia Brown was just 16 years old when she was convicted and sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Johnny Mitchell, a 42 year old white man. Mitchell had solicited her for sex. Brown was an adoptee who had run away from her parents and had begun being trafficked by her abusive 24…