Pandering: Is “Procure” Unconstitutionally Vague?

Penal Code § 266i(a)(5) defines pandering. In the words of the definition, defendant must “procure” another person for purposes of prostitution. Caselaw has given further clarity to this crime, stating one is guilty of it if one acts with the specific intent or goal to “persuade, encourage or otherwise influence another person to become a prostitute.” No monetary gain is required, in contrast to the related offense of pimping. To read more about pandering, please click o the following link –

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