San Francisco prostitution law

San Francisco attempted to be the first (and only) city in the United States to decriminalize prostitution. While governed by the laws set forth in Sacramento that prohibit all forms of and crimes related to prostitution, it was determined by a task force in 1996 that it was costing the city more in money each year to enforce the laws than it would be to set forth a statute stating that the laws against prostitution would not be enforced by law enforcement officials. Continue reading