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A Texas couple enslaved their nanny. Now they have to pay $121,000

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A Houston-area couple who pleaded guilty to federal charges related to forcing a Nigerian woman to work nearly 20 hours taking care of their home and five children without pay for two years was ordered Friday to pay her more than $121,000 in restitution.

At A Glance: In the United States, children are taught that slavery ended in the 1800s after the civil war. However, there are still cases of human trafficking and slavery throughout the United States. This is one such story of a family who kept a Nigerian slave as a babysitter and housekeeper.

Full Story: Texas couple ordered to pay enslaved nanny $121,000 – News – The Glen Rose Reporter – Glen Rose, TX – Page 2

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