Sociedade e Estado
Print version ISSN 0102-6992
RODRIGUES, Marlene Teixeira. O sistema de justiça criminal e a prostituição no Brasil contemporâneo: administração de conflitos, discriminação e exclusão. Soc. estado. [online]. 2004, vol.19, n.1, pp. 151-172. ISSN 0102-6992. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-69922004000100007.
The penal legislation that it guides the system of criminal justice it understands as crime the activities that imply in fomenting, taking off advantage or to hinder that somebody abandons prostitution. This present agreement in the Criminal Code makes of the police, central institution in the confrontation of the question on the part of the State. The continuity of this boarding goes of meeting to the proposals guided for the defense of the citizenship and the human rights of that they exert prostitution and elapses basically of the prevalence, until the current days, of the trend, great part of the Brazilian society, in inside debating such questions of the landmark of the morality.
Keywords : prostitution; system of criminal justice; police; citizenship; human rights.