Issue: July 02, 2015

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The cover story this week: Sex, vice and suffering. Sacramento's

red-light district is busier than ever and activists say it's a public

health crisis. Raheem F. Hosseini investigates the scene with two former

sex workers who are trying to make a difference.

Elsewhere in the issue: Nick Miller analyzes the link between the

Midtown "skinny jeans" stabbing and PTSD, Cosmo Garvin reports on Mayor

Kevin Johnson's recent threats to sue SN&R, Janelle Bitker talks hip-hop

and faith with Gift of Gab, Cosmo Garvin is caught up in the Department

of Fish and Wildlife's anti-marijuana dragnet, Patti Roberts gets

existential at Big Idea Theatre's No Exit and more.