News Local MPP Wants the Government to Take Action To End Human Trafficking SHARE ON: Kaitlin Livingston, contributor, Wednesday, Nov. 23rd, 2016 Our local MPP wants the government to take immediate action to end human sex trafficking in our province. Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock MPP Laurie Scott says it’s clear there isn’t a strategy to end the crime. Scott says globally, this modern day form of slavery is now a $150 billion dollar industry. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/human-trafficking-V3.mp3 Scott says young women are often exploited by their own friends, or boyfriends. She says it can happen anywhere.