Prison Co. Urges Quick Appeal In Detainee Forced Labor Row

Law360, New York (October 22, 2015, 2:18 PM EDT) -- The owner of a private detention center in Colorado accused of forcing immigrant detainees to work for little or no pay urged a federal judge Wednesday to allow it to immediately appeal to the Tenth Circuit his refusal to toss the case, saying such an appeal might help resolve the case more efficiently.

The Geo Group Inc. is attempting to challenge U.S. District Judge John L. Kane's refusal in July to dismiss claims that the company violated the Trafficking Victims Protection Act by forcing unpaid detainees...
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Menocal et al v. The GEO Group, Inc.


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1:14-cv-02887

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Colorado

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Labor: Other

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John L. Kane

Date Filed

October 22, 2014

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