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Black Press USA
Out of the Shadows: Overt Racism Flourishes in the American SouthBobby Paul Edwards has been indicted on a felony that carries up to 20 years in
Black Press USA / Posted 4 hours ago
Bobby Paul Edwards has been indicted on a felony that carries up to 20 years in prison for enslaving a Black employee. Christopher Smith had worked for 23 years at Edwards’ J&J Cafeteria as a buffet cook. Prosecutors said Edwards “used force,... Read more
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Daily Mail
US restaurant forced to close amid pro-Trump backlashthe Bill of Rights and the US Armed Forces] The restaurant in Tucson was flood
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
the Bill of Rights and the US Armed Forces] The restaurant in Tucson was flooded with furious calls and death threats Christopher Smith and Jay Warren, the owners of Cup it Up American Grill in Tucson came under heavy criticism after posting... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Facebook post shuts down a restaurantweek after a politically charged Facebook post the eatery’s owners wrote prompt
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
week after a politically charged Facebook post the eatery’s owners wrote prompted mass criticism from social media users. Christopher Smith and Jay Warren, the owners of Cup it Up American Grill in Tucson, posted a statement on the restaurant’s... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
South Carolina man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
South Carolina man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labour, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labour, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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FOX News
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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FOX News
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
South Carolina restaurant manager charged with enslaving mentally disabled manDOJ news release did not disclose the victim’s identity, but federal prosecutor
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
DOJ news release did not disclose the victim’s identity, but federal prosecutors told the Washington Post he is John Christopher Smith, a black man. He is 39 and has a mild cognitive disability, the newspaper said. He worked as a buffet cook... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
The New Canaan News / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WALB Albany
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WGEM Quincy / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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ABC Montana
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria workernot guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. E
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
not guilty to one count of forced labor, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Edwards used abuse and threats to force John Christopher Smith, 39, to work as a J&J Cafeteria cook from 2009 until 2014, authorities said. Court documents describe... Read more
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