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State House ceremony, Governor Donald Carcieri signed into law the bill which outlawed prostitution in Rhode Island.

Rhode Island's prostitution laws have drawn attention in the wake of the shutdown, and subsequent reopening, of the Foxy Lady strip club after.

More than a dozen critics of criminal prostitution laws, including current and former sex workers, academics and defense attorneys, challenged Rhode Island lawmakers to go where no state legislature has gone before: a frank, public discussion about commercial sex.