St. Paul's attack on storefront sex is working, Published on March 31, 1997. St. Paul soon may declare victory over storefront prostitution, now that the Police Department's quiet, six-year war against the so-called saunas and adult health clubs is almost over. In 1991, when Rebecca Rand was its poster girl, the storefront sex industry thrived in St. Paul with eight saunas and health clubs that police said were thinly veiled fronts for prostitution. Now, only Lee Lenore's, 740 N. Snelling Av., is left, this place was one of former stripper and prostitute Kelly Holsopple's previous employer's. STRIP CLUB TESTIMONY by Kelly Holsopple a stripper and prostitute who makes good, after working for the mob in the St. Paul-Minneapolis Metro area changes her name and she is now member of the Florida Bar.
Kelly Holsopple's book "Pimps, Tricks and Feminists"...The Freedom and Justice Center for Prostitution Resources: A Program of the Volunteers of America of Minnesota, 2825 East Lake Street, Minneapolis MN 55406.The purpose of this paper is to investigate women's experiences in strip clubs and to describe the activities in strip clubs from the women's point of view. The format approach is collective story narrative with the author as part of the collective voice. The research was inspired by the author’s (Kelly Holsopple) experiences in stripping over the course of thirteen years. The author’s intention is to examine the conditions of stripclubs by describing the fundamental way strip clubs are organized. The description features bar activities focused on stripper-customer interactions; survey data on sexual violence in strip clubs (mob owned); and women's thoughts on stripping.
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