G.L.c. 272, § 7. Support from, or sharing, profits of prostitute.

G.L.c. 272, § 7. Support from, or sharing, profits of prostitute.

Section 7. Whoever, knowing an individual to become a prostitute, shall live or derive help or upkeep, in entire or in component, through the profits or profits of their prostitution, from moneys loaned, advanced level to or charged against him by any keeper or supervisor or inmate of a home or other spot where prostitution is practiced or permitted, or shall share such profits, profits or moneys, will be penalized by imprisonment into the state prison for a time period of 5 years and also by a fine of five thousand dollars.

The phrase of imprisonment imposed under this part shall never be paid down to lower than 2 yrs, nor suspended, nor shall anyone convicted under this part qualify for probation, parole, or furlough or get any deduction from their phrase once and for all conduct or else until he shall have served 2 yrs of such phrase.