Craigslist Asked for Clarification on Adult Listings Ban

Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal wants Craigslist Inc. to confirm that it has permanently closed its controversial adult-services section after the company removed those ads from its Web site and replaced it with the word "censored." In a statement, Mr. Blumenthal said he sent a letter to the company seeking confirmation the section has been closed and asking the company to explain what other steps it has taken to block advertisements for prostitution in other parts of its Web site.

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