13/10/16 What Is a ‘Pimp’?

e-legal lesson

A Pimp is a person who procures a prostitute for customers or vice versa, usually sharing the profits of the prostitute’s activities. A pimp commits the crime of pandering.

Pander

1) To solicit customers for a prostitute. 2) A pimp, who procures customers for a prostitute or lures a woman into prostitution for the pimp’s own profit. 3) To cater to special interests without principle.