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French prostitutes

<p>A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. 

REUTERS/Christian Hartmann</p>

A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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<p>Sex workers attend a protest demonstration after French deputies voted for a reform of prostitution law in Paris, December 4, 2013. Sign reads, "Penalized clients equals AIDS". REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen</p>

Sex workers attend a protest demonstration after French deputies voted for a reform of prostitution law in Paris, December 4, 2013. Sign reads, "Penalized clients equals AIDS". REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen

Sex workers attend a protest demonstration after French deputies voted for a reform of prostitution law in Paris, December 4, 2013. Sign reads, "Penalized clients equals AIDS". REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen

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<p>A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann</p>

A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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<p>Prostitutes wait for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann</p>

Prostitutes wait for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Prostitutes wait for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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<p>A sex worker activist attends a demonstration with prostitutes against a proposal to scrap sanctions on soliciting and instead punish prostitutes' customers with fines in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau</p>

A sex worker activist attends a demonstration with prostitutes against a proposal to scrap sanctions on soliciting and instead punish prostitutes' customers with fines in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

A sex worker activist attends a demonstration with prostitutes against a proposal to scrap sanctions on soliciting and instead punish prostitutes' customers with fines in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

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<p>Prostitutes wait for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann</p>

Prostitutes wait for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Prostitutes wait for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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<p>A sex worker activist attends a demonstration with prostitutes against a proposal to scrap sanctions on soliciting and instead punish prostitutes' customers with fines in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau</p>

A sex worker activist attends a demonstration with prostitutes against a proposal to scrap sanctions on soliciting and instead punish prostitutes' customers with fines in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

A sex worker activist attends a demonstration with prostitutes against a proposal to scrap sanctions on soliciting and instead punish prostitutes' customers with fines in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

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<p>Sex workers attend a protest demonstration after French deputies voted for a reform of prostitution law in Paris, December 4, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen</p>

Sex workers attend a protest demonstration after French deputies voted for a reform of prostitution law in Paris, December 4, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen

Sex workers attend a protest demonstration after French deputies voted for a reform of prostitution law in Paris, December 4, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen

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<p>A prostitute from Eastern Europe waits for customers along the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard</p>

A prostitute from Eastern Europe waits for customers along the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A prostitute from Eastern Europe waits for customers along the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

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<p>Sex workers stand behind a banner which reads, "Social Rights for sex professionals" as they attend a protest demonstration after French deputies voted for a reform of prostitution law in Paris, December 4, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen</p>

Sex workers stand behind a banner which reads, "Social Rights for sex professionals" as they attend a protest demonstration after French deputies voted for a reform of prostitution law in Paris, December 4, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen

Sex workers stand behind a banner which reads, "Social Rights for sex professionals" as they attend a protest demonstration after French deputies voted for a reform of prostitution law in Paris, December 4, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen

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<p>Prostitutes wait for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann</p>

Prostitutes wait for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Prostitutes wait for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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<p>A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann</p>

A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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<p>People attend a demonstration to abolish prostitution in France in front the National Assembly in Paris, November 29, 2013.

REUTERS/Charles Platiau</p>

People attend a demonstration to abolish prostitution in France in front the National Assembly in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People attend a demonstration to abolish prostitution in France in front the National Assembly in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

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<p>A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann</p>

A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A prostitute waits for customers along a road of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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<p>A sex worker activist attends a demonstration with prostitutes against a proposal to scrap sanctions on soliciting and instead punish prostitutes' customers with fines, in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau</p>

A sex worker activist attends a demonstration with prostitutes against a proposal to scrap sanctions on soliciting and instead punish prostitutes' customers with fines, in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

A sex worker activist attends a demonstration with prostitutes against a proposal to scrap sanctions on soliciting and instead punish prostitutes' customers with fines, in Paris, November 29, 2013. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

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