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Cambodian Trafficking Victims Sue US Seafood Importers

Cambodians who were forced to work in slave-like conditions aboard Thai fishing boats filed a complaint in a U.S. federal court against two American companies and their Thailand-based suppliers. The complainants, two women and five men, were recruited by Bangkok-based Phatthana Seafood Co. Ltd. between 2010 and 2012 and faced "forced labor, involuntary servitude and peonage" at the hands of their employer, said their lawyers, who filed the case in California's Central...

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