Prestigious Law Firms Join Fight for Guestworkers’ Rights in Major Human Trafficking Case (UPDATED) | American Civil Liberties Union

Indian Guest Workers|

Eighty-three Indian guestworkers who fell victim to a massive human trafficking scheme filed suit today against Signal International, LLC. The lawsuits allege that the defendants trafficked over 500 Indian guestworkers after Hurricane Katrina and forced them to work for Signal in grossly exploitative and abusive conditions after they were lured to the United States under fraudulent assurances of becoming lawful permanent U.S. residents.

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