Local woman wins unprecedented civil case that tested federal statute prohibiting child sex tourism

A jury found Panyia Vang was entitled to $950,000 in damages after she was raped in Laos by Thiawachu Prataya when the Hmong-American man was visiting the country in 2006, according to Linda Miller, one of her attorneys. The now 24-year-old was just 14 at …

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