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Pimp Gets Life in Prison

End Trafficking

On Friday, four young victims sat in the front row of a federal courtroom in Tampa, waiting to learn the fate of the man they called "Rico." One was still in high school. Whatever the afternoon brought, she would still have a tattoo of dollar signs on her rear, the branding of a pimp.

But Rodriguez, 29, no longer controlled anyone. On Friday, a woman was in charge. A federal judge.

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