Day: February 8, 2012

AKRON, Ohio — Two of Jimmy Dimora’s friends took paid escorts to Canada for what prosecutors described as their “services” during a 2003 gambling junket with the then-Cuyahoga County commissioner.

Taking women across any state border for sex is forbidden under the Mann Act, a federal law aimed at combating the sex trade. But federal prosecutors did not file charges against Dimora’s friends. A spokesman for prosecutors declined to comment on their decision. READ MORE.