Matt DeGrood


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A 2016 study found that there are more than 300,000 victims of human trafficking in Texas, including almost 79,000 minors and youth victims of sex trafficking and nearly 234,000 adult victims of labor trafficking.

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The cutline should have said that the bins are old, but Republic Services is the only trash services provider in Dickinson and several residents still use older bins.


The $50 million number came from the demand listed on PACER, which is a service that provides access to federal court documents. Based on all available documentation, the figure is correct.