Thursday 30th March 2017,

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NDTV: Indian Workers Win $20 Million in Labor Trafficking Case

posted by Randall
Hurricane Katrina

A Texas Army National Guard Blackhawk black deposits a 6,000 pound-plus bag of sand and gravel on-target, Sunday, September 4, 2005as work progresses to close the breach in the 17th Street Canal, New Orleans. (U.S. Army Corp of Engineers photo by Alan Dooley)

Some 200 Indian workers have won a $20 million dollar settlement from … Read more

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Business Standard: Indian Workers exploited after Katrina win $14M in human trafficking case

posted by Randall

Hurricane KatrinaFive Indian men who say they were lured to the United States and forced to work under inhumane conditions have been awarded $14 million by a US court in a human trafficking case, reports the Business Standard.

A federal court jury in New Orleans found Alabama-based Signal International guilty of labor trafficking, fraud, racketeering … Read more


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