Illinois’s go on to decriminalize prostitution pushes the relevant concern of whether prostitution is really an option.
Cops into the Chicago area call it a « track, » a stretch of road understood because of its constant intercourse trade.
Ladies in tight, scant clothing stand in high heels on street corners along a commercial strip in residential district Cicero. Clients, usually males, slow their cars and roll down a window.
« Exactly how much? » they ask.
Some might see these interludes as exchanges between consenting grownups, or at the least, consenting crooks, in the event that prostitute is, certainly, a grown-up and apparently absolve to come and get as she pleases.