High Court Won’t Hear Widow’s Wrongful Death Appeal

Law360, Los Angeles (October 3, 2016, 7:19 PM EDT) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to review an appeal lodged by the wife of a Kentucky man killed in a tractor accident who claimed her husband’s employer should be held liable due to the alleged unlawful use of immigrant laborers for government contract work.

The high court denied the petition for a writ of certiorari filed by Cassandra Stevenson, who claimed Mexican laborers brought in on H-2A temporary visas reserved for agriculture work were being improperly used by Clay Mohon and his companies to…

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