Florida Rural Legal Services (FRLS)

Organization website

Primary geographic focus: Florida, RURAL
Organization type(s): Provider
Acronym or short name: FRLS
Lists: LSC


News Story

For Mexico’s migrant workers, a push for cross-border justice

Whitney Eulich
Christian Science Monitor
December 14, 2015
Over the past decade, lawyers like Miguel and migrant advocates on both sides of the border have worked together to short circuit a guest-worker system that relies on laborers not knowing they are entitled to legal recourse.


Wanted: foreign workers — and the labor brokers accused of illegally profiting from them

Megan Twohey, Mica Rosenberg
Reuters News Service
February 19, 2016
Vast numbers of foreign workers come to the United States with the help of labor brokers. These middlemen recruit them for temporary jobs. But Reuters found that brokers also can compound abuses workers face even before entering America.

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