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Labor Department Recovered $1.5 Million in Back Wages for California Garment Workers

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Southern California garment factory workers were victims of labor violations this year that infringed on their rights to minimum wage and overtime pay. The U.S. Department of Labor has said it recovered more than $1.5 million in back wages and damages for 668 Southern California garment industry employees in investigations by its Wage and Hour…

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