Feds settle discrimination lawsuit against Del Monte that claims Thai workers were mistreated

  • by: OSKAR GARCIA , Associated Press
  • Updated: November 18, 2013 - 3:40 PM

HONOLULU — Del Monte Fresh Produce Inc. will pay $1.2 million to settle a federal discrimination lawsuit claiming Thai workers on Hawaii farms were subjected to uninhabitable housing, insufficient food, low wages and deportation threats, a federal agency said Monday.

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