Two stand trial for sheltering prostitution

09:23, November 11, 2009      

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A man and a woman stood trial Tuesday in southwest China's Yunnan Province for allegedly providing shelter for prostitution.

Liu Shihua, 36, along with his cohabitant Zhang Anfen, 35, have forced his own daughter into flesh trade between September 2008 and March 2009 in Kunming City, the provincial capital, the Wuhua District Court heard.

The suspects rented four houses as venues that permitted and introduced Liu's daughter and other girls surnamed Zhao, Xing, Li and Wang to prostitute themselves, the court heard in the closed-door trial from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

The courd did not hand down a verdict.

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