Women worked like ‘slaves’ for $40 a week

Two Fijian women have described how for months they worked seven-day weeks for $40 in the home of a Wellington businesswoman who is charged with exploiting them. "I was just like a slave to them. I did not feel free at all," one of the women said in a written statement, included in court committal papers obtained by The Dominion Post. She was told that, if she didn't like her conditions, she could go to work at a strip club. Her former [...]

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