The defendant and other co-conspirators continued to falsely assure the victims that the videos would not be posted online and that no one would find out.
All models appearing on this website are 18 years or older.
Garcia admitted that victims were also misled about how long the video shoots lasted.
When victims asked to stop filming, Garcia and other co-conspirators told the victims that they had to keep going and finish the videos.
Burkhardt to Conspiracy to Commit Sex Trafficking by Force, Fraud and Coercion, and Sex Trafficking by Force, Fraud and Coercion.
The websites generated millions of dollars in revenue and the videos were viewed millions of times.