Poultry plant pays $450000 in fines
Civil Cases and Settlements
A May 2007 enforcement by ICE agents found 136 undocumented workers at George’s Processing Plant in Springfield, MO. Twenty-eight workers were criminally prosecuted for various immigration violations, including falsely claiming U.S. citizenship. Two of the company’s hiring personnel were convicted of harboring illegal aliens and inducing illegal aliens to remain in the U.S.