Roughly ten times. That is how many times 15-year-old Alexandra Laine has been approached by a man offering to buy her intoxicants in exchange for sexual favours. The first time she was approached, Laine was no older than 13.
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Adult men harass teenagers constantly
“I can get you cigarettes, if you give it up,” goes the most common proposition. Laine says that the majority of men who have approached her with such propositions were over 50-year-old strangers. “They aren't necessarily even drunk.