"Trafficking silences you. You get to the point where you lose who you are and become who they want you to be."
Before her parents divorced, Morgan Grant, the daughter of a former NFL player, says she had a good upbringing. The young single mother was working as a medical assistant in Texas when she met Rufus Byers who promised her a modeling job with a magazine. After following him to California, Grant says she was forced into sex trafficking by Byers, who kept her from her daughter and used fear to manipulate her into trading sex for money for six months.
After being rescued and reunited with her daughter, Grant says she looks forward to moving on with her life. “My life in representing that victim-hood is over,” she declares.
Read more of her story via El Paso Times.