California Couple Sentenced for Conspiring to Subject Mother and Her Two Daughters to Forced Labor

Nery A. Martinez Vasquez, 54, and Maura N. Martinez, 54, both of Shasta Lake, California, were both sentenced today for conspiring to subject three victims to forced labor, a crime to which the defendants had previously pleaded guilty.


Justice Department Reaches Agreement with Columbus, Ohio, Hotel to Improve Access for People with Disabilities

The Justice Department today entered into an agreement under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) with the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in Columbus, Ohio. The department reached the agreement with Badrivishal LLC, which owns and operates the hotel


Missouri Man Charged with Federal Hate Crime and Arson for Burning Down a Church

The Justice Department announced that Christopher Scott Pritchard, 46, has been charged with hate crime and arson violations for burning down the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.