Indonesian Housekeepers Awarded Almost $1M

Following the sentencing of modern slave holders Varsha and Mahender Sabhnani, who were sentenced earlier this month to 11 years and three years and four months respectively, Judge Arthur Spatt has awarded the two Indonesian housekeepers a total of more than $936,000 — at least $700,000 more than the Sabhnanis’ lawyers considered reasonable.

Spatt said Friday that the maids were entitled to double their unpaid wages because they were abused while working around the clock. Read the piece on Fox


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