Mariah Lopez, Head of STARR speaks candidly about Sex Work, and how sometimes a person has "No Choice"
- Hispanic Transgender woman(?) claims city forced her(?) into ‘sex work’: suit
A transgender Bronx woman Mariah Lopez, with a history of suing the city claims she has been forced to turn tricks to finance the care of her dog, because the city barred the animal from her homeless shelter. Born Brian Lopez, Mariah Lopez won a landmark 2007 suit that forced city taxpayers to foot the $20,000 bill for her sex-change operation. She has sued the city at least half a dozen times.