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Event Type Human Trafficking - Slavery  Date Time 2018-07-20 19:52:00 
Country US  City San Jose, CA 
Latitude 37.338  Longitude -121.886 
URL https://www.mercurynews.com/2018/07/23/san-jose-construction-workers-held-captive-are-paid-250k-after-government-probe/     
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[mercurynews.com] CALIFORNIA - San Jose Construction Workers Held Captive Are Paid Dollar 250000 After Government Probe

"Nearly two dozen people who worked on a big development in downtown San Jose were forced to work without pay and were held in captivity until they were freed last August, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

The Labor Department announced last week that after its investigation into the labor violations, 22 workers were paid $250,000 by Foster City-based Full Power Properties, the Chinese developer of the 650-unit, high-rise Silvery Towers project in San Jose."

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