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Craigslist promised Wednesday to shutter its erotic services section, eliciting mixed reviews from government officials who had accused the online classifieds site of allowing prostitution to proliferate. The San Francisco company instead opened a new section labeled "adult services," where employees will review all before they are posted.

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Craigslist is hoping to mollify criticism that it is operating an online red-light district, but even those who supported the changes said they would hold off from declaring victory. They are concerned that prostitutes may circumvent the new measures by posting their elsewhere on the site or by using vague language.

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He castigated Craigslist for failing to consult with his office before amending its policies and said the company didn't go far enough in its crackdown. Since its founding inCraigslist has evolved into a go-to place to find everything from futons for sale to roommates. That popularity has also made it a beacon for illegal activity, eliciting criticism that the site doesn't do enough to police postings.

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Under the new policy announced Wednesday, Craigslist will hire employees to manually review every ad submitted to the adult services category and remove any "suggesting or implying an exchange of sexual favors for money. Telephone yellow s and newspapers also accept such. The category will be shut down next week.

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Jim BuckmasterCraigslist's CEO, said the new safeguards are intended to "strike a balance" between government officials, users and legal adult businesses. Craigslist made the decision voluntarily, he insisted, and then, citing legal experts, said the company has always complied with the law.

Buckmaster stopped short of saying that prostitution would be eliminated from Craigslist.

He would only say that the new policies will ensure that comply with the site's terms of use. Craigslist has traditionally kept intervention to a minimum, unless users flagged a particular ad or complained about being scammed.

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But the freewheeling philosophy, a product of the Bay Area's prevailing live-and-let-live attitude, has increasingly clashed with law enforcement and public-interest groups elsewhere in the country. Under pressure from 43 state attorneys general over prostitution, Craigslist in November agreed to start charging people who posted in its erotic services area a fee, payable only by credit card.

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The effort was aimed at reducing the volume of erotic and making people who post there more easily identifiable to law enforcement. In response to the changes, Buckmaster said, the postings in erotic services dropped by up to 95 percent.

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However, several attorneys general expressed dismay that prostitution continued to appear. The issue has been especially sensitive recently, following a slaying last month of a woman in Boston who advertised herself as a masseuse in Craigslist's erotic services area. Authorities have charged a medical student who they say responded to the ad with the killing.

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Maxine Dooganfounder of the Erotic Service Providers Uniona San Francisco group that represents sex workers, was disappointed about Craigslist actions, calling its efforts to combat prostitution censorship. She pointed out that Craigslist originally opened the erotic services section years ago after racy inundated other areas.

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Doogan predicted that Craigslist will soon have a similar problem on its hands because of the crackdown. On Wednesday afternoon, Craigslist's new adult services area for San Francisco featured dozens of for "sensual domination" and "beautiful and sweet! Asian full body massage," among other things.

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One poster, who titled his massage ad "experienced gay bear," indicated that Craigslist's new rules and rates were prompting him to advertise on the weekends only. The posting went on to say: "Craigslist terms of use don't allow for suggestive .

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Contact me for details of my massage," leaving it an open question as to what kind of massage was really being offered. Cara Smithdeputy chief of staff for the Illinois attorney general, said that Craigslist's new policy doesn't preclude her office from continuing to pressure the company.

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