Community Development Project at the Urban Justice Center

Non-profit investigates fraud against Latin American immigrants
News Alexa Altman 10/17/2012 at 10:33AM

Desperate for work, Gerardo Llanque, a Peruvian immigrant, visited an employment agency in search of a job five years ago. He paid $120 in exchange for a temporary construction position. When Llanque arrived at the address where his job was supposed to be, he found an abandoned house. “It can be exasperating not to find [...]