Human Rights Watch
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Report highlights child labor on US tobacco farms
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/14/2014 - 8:09am.

An international rights group says children as young as 7 are working long hours in US fields harvesting tobacco under sometimes hazardous and sweltering conditions. The Human Rights Watch report released Wednesday details findings from interviews with more than 140 children working on farms in North Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia.

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