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May 27, 2009 2:34 PM

Feds indict 12 in scheme to traffic foreign workers in U.S.

The defendants are accused of luring workers to the U.S. where they were forced to work for low pay. The enterprise — based out of companies headquartered in the Kansas City area — allegedly employed hundreds of illegal aliens as construction workers and as cleaners and housekeepers at hotels, resorts and casinos in 14 states.

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