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Last month, police raided dozens of brothels in major cities in what they said was a routine operation.Police said they were looking to prosecute venues employing underage and illegal migrant workers, but only one of the venues raided was shut down.
Those who work in the industry say curbs on commercial sex services would hurt a flagging economy that has struggled to recover after political turmoil took the country to the brink of recession in 2014.
There are no government estimates of the value of Thailand's sex industry, or how much of the income from tourism comes from sex tourists.
There are about 123,530 sex workers in Thailand, according to a 2014 UNAIDS report, compared with 37,000 sex workers in neighboring Cambodia.
The club announced the internal hearing after Simpson avoided a prison sentence on Monday for attacking his former girlfriend and mother of his child.
Simpson, who is suspended by City, appeared before Manchester Magistrates' Court and was ordered to carry out 300 hours of unpaid work.
Show Racism the Red Card issued a strongly-worded statement criticising the trio.
City player Danny Simpson's future hangs in the balances as he faces a disciplinary hearing following his conviction for assaulting his ex-girlfriend.
One former sex worker from the northeastern province of Maha Sarakham, who declined to be identified, told Reuters she entered Bangkok's sex trade at the age of 19 and earned up to 5,000 baht (3.14) a night, nearly 20 times the minimum wage of 300 baht (.59) per day.
"No one wants to work in this business, but it's fast and easy money," she said.
The statement said: "Leicester City Football Club has notified Tom Hopper, Adam Smith and James Pearson that their contracts with the club have been terminated."The decision follows the conclusion of an internal investigation and disciplinary proceedings, as a consequence of events that took place during the club's end-of-season goodwill tour of Thailand.
Read: Profiles of Leicester City players sacked over orgy video"Leicester City Football Club is acutely aware of its position, and that of its players, as a representative of the city of Leicester, the Premier League, the Football Association and the Club's supporters."It is committed to promoting a positive message of community and family values and equality, and to upholding the standards expected of a club with its history, tradition and aspirations."The club will make no further comment on the investigation, its finding or outcomes."The trio were filmed having an orgy with and racially abusing Thai women during the tour, which was paid for by the club's owners.
Thailand's beaches and temples have been the poster child for Asian tourism for decades and the country expects a record number of arrivals in 2016. Prostitution is illegal in Thailand but the law is almost invariably ignored.