Suit: ‘Involuntary servitude’ for Twin Cities workers

February 2017
HR Specialist: Minnesota Employment Law;Feb2017, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p1
The article discusses about a lawsuit filed in the federal court which alleges that the owners of several Star Ocean and Sun Foods grocery stores located throughout the Twin Cities have regularly hired undocumented workers and had mistreated them in ways that Departmentof Labor officials have compared to slavery.


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