San Antonio Attorneys Honored for Commitment to Victims of Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – August 7, 2014 – Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA) has honored three San Antonio attorneys for their commitment to providing free legal services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. The attorneys were among a group of one dozen lawyers recognized at TRLA’s 14th Annual Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault…

In These Times – Don’t Celebrate Yet: Warning Letter Didn’t Halt Wage Theft in New Mexico Fields

Following an investigation I conducted for In These Times last year that exposed wage theft in New Mexico’s chile fields, it looked as though New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions (DWS) was taking action to ensure that chileros (chile pickers) and other farmworkers in the state were finally going to get the pay they’re legally…