'Slaves' workers rescued from farm in MG

'Slaves' workers rescued from farm in MG

Nineteen people worked in a degrading situation in coffee harvesting in the interior of Minas Gerais.The group had no bathroom or beds

Workers were degrading in coffee farmMinistry of LaborA tax action by auditors of the Ministry of Labor in Minas Gerais rescued 19 degrading coffee harvesting workers on a rural property in the municipality of Córrego Danta, in the Alto São Francisco region of the central west of the state.New 'dirty list' of slave labor includes pastries and sugarcane juiceAmong the rescued workers was a 17-year-old minor who participated in the harvest with his parents.M. Officer is convicted of slave labor and fine is $ 6 millionIn all, 25 infraction notices were issued.The on-site action started on June 11 and ended in the first week of July.The final report will be finalized next week.MPF denounces carioca businesswoman for slave workComplaintThe inspection team received information that workers from Bahia were living in precarious conditions on a local farm participating in the coffee harvest.A first group, with 20 people, left Bahia on May 22, in a bus chartered by "cats" who prom...


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