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Human trafficking victims came from India, Nepal, to testify against CA couple

Just goes to show – India is not the peaceful, spiritual country is claims to be. It’s a violent, nasty, inhuman nightmare where slavery and selling brides is still legal.

“After an 11-day trial, a federal jury found Satish Kartan, 45, and his wife, Sharmistha Barai, 40, guilty on March 14 of conspiracy to obtain forced labor and two counts of obtaining forced labor.

In addition, Kartan was found guilty of fraud in foreign labor contracting. Kartan and Barai are scheduled to be sentenced on June 6. Each defendant faces a maximum statutory penalty of 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine”.