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View Diary: Indentured Servitude Right Now in North Carolina (117 comments)

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  •  there is, unfortunately (5+ / 0-)

    in this oligarchy, no law that will amend this situation without leaving the two exploited individuals homeless and jobless. Especially in the deep red south. As for the real criminals, a small fine perhaps, but even that is highly unlikely.

    •  That's where the issue of restitution becomes (0+ / 0-)

      such a problem. Poor people frequently have poor family and friends. Still, without the issue of restitution, he could perhaps stay with someone else while looking for a new job. I've known enough people who have done that. However, even if he has friends who could help him in that way, the likelihood they can help with $600 a month cash is low.

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