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House to Hold Hearing on Plant Raids
Hundreds of people remain in custody, with dozens facing federal criminal charges.
Nov 7th, 2019
Plant Fires Workers Left After Raid
Former workers at PH Food said they'd been abruptly fired, and that the company is withholding pay.
Aug 15th, 2019
Job Fair Held After ICE Raids
While the raids at seven plants were unprecedented, chicken processing facilities are normally plagued by heavy turnover and ravenously seek employees.
Aug 13th, 2019
Plants 'Willfully' Used Illegal Workers
Investigators behind the biggest immigration raid in a decade relied on informants inside the plants and data from electronic monitoring bracelets.
Aug 12th, 2019
Immigration Raids to Have Long-Term Effects
Effects of the largest immigration raid in at least a decade are likely to ripple for years through six Mississippi small towns that host poultry plants.
Aug 9th, 2019
Immigration Raids Net 680 Arrests at Poultry Plants
The plants' tough processing jobs have mainly been filled by Latino immigrants eager to take whatever work they can get.
Aug 8th, 2019
Raids Hit Mississippi Food Plants
Employees filled three buses and were taken to a military hangar to be processed for immigration violations.
Aug 7th, 2019