When Marquita Clardy walks through the doors of a new shelter for girls who have been the victims of sex trafficking, she is hopeful that it will be a helpful refuge. But she is still numb from the circumstances that inspired its name. Brittany's Place: The Safe and Sound Shelter, which opens today, is named after her 18-year-old daughter, Brittany Clardy, who was found dead in the trunk of a car last year. Investigators suspect she was a victim of sex trafficking. The man charged with her murder will go on trial in September. Clardy, of St.