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CASE NAME:United States v. Kareem Jackson
ALL PLAINTIFFS:United States
ALL DEFENDANTS:Kareem Jackson, Eriverto Cotto
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SOURCE:DOJ/US Attorney Website or Press Release, Non-DOJ Press Release
TYPE OF CASE:Criminal
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TRIAL JUDGE(S):Ursula Ungaro-Benages
YEAR OF ARREST:2006
YEAR OF VERDICT:2007
TYPE OF COURT:Federal Court
STATE:Florida
FEDERAL DISTRICT:District Court
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AGE OF VICTIM(S):Minor
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GENDER OF VICTIM(S):Female
VICTIM'S COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:Unknown
METHOD OF ENTRY INTO THE U.S.:Unknown
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NUMBER OF DEFENDANT(S):2
GENDER OF DEFENDANT(S):Male
TYPE OF INDUSTRY:Sex
CASE CATEGORIZATION:Commercial Sexual Exploitation/Prostitution
FIRST CHARGE:Holding a 17-year-old female to a condition of peonage.
FIRST CHARGE US/STATE CODE CITATION:18 U.S.C. § 1581
FIRST CHARGE VERDICT/PLEA:Guilty Plea
FIRST CHARGE SENTENCE:151 months
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LENGTH OF GREATEST SENTENCE:151 months in prison
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SUMMARY:In 2006, Defendants Jackson and Cotto harbored a 17-year-old in Jackson's home in the Miami, Florida area and forced the victim to engage in commercial sex acts in order to repay a fake debt to Jackson. Jackson acted as the victim's "pimp" and Cotto was Jackson's driver and escort. The Defendants were arrested during an FBI Minor Vice Task Force operation. Defendants pled guilty to one count of peonage. Jackson was sentenced to 84 months in prison and Cotto was sentenced to 151 months.
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