Q:

What is MyRedBook?

A:

Quick Answer

MyRedbook.com was a California-based website that facilitated prostitution. The owner of the site pleaded guilty in December 2014 to the charge of using a facility of interstate commerce with the intent to provide prostitution.

Continue Reading

Full Answer

The guilty man, Eric Omuro, of Mountain View, was sentenced to 13 months in federal prison in May 2015 for operating the website. The site hosted advertisements posted by prostitutes containing explicit photos, graphic descriptions of sexual services offered and rates. Omuro agreed to forfeit $1.28 million in cash and property and the domain names for myRedBook.com and sfRedBook.com. As a result of the prosecution, the sites were closed down by the FBI.

Learn more about Internet & Networking

Related Questions

Explore