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Haitian migrant drowning: Mother seeks answers in daughter’s August death – WPTV


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Haitian migrant drowning: Mother seeks answers in daughter's August death
WPTV
Judith Valentin was one of 10 people who paid to be smuggled from Haiti, through the Bahamas, to Florida on Aug. 28. She was hoping to be reunited with her fiance, her mother said. Nine people made it to shore in Palm Beach and were immediately ...

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NY Announces Statewide Court System Designed To Help Sex Trafficking Victims – Mintpress News


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NY Announces Statewide Court System Designed To Help Sex Trafficking Victims
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“Human trafficking is a crime that inflicts terrible harm on the most vulnerable members of society: victims of abuse, the poor, children, runaways, immigrants,” Lippman said, adding that the new Human Trafficking Intervention Courts will prevent ...

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CompHealth to Sponsor Resident on Medical Mission to Haiti Through American … – Marketwired (press release)

CompHealth to Sponsor Resident on Medical Mission to Haiti Through American ...Marketwired (press release)SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwired - Sep 27, 2013) - CompHealth, a national leader in healthcare staffing, is supporting a scholarship to allow one ...

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Cellist Leyla McCalla: from Bach on the street to Haitian folk-jazz – The Guardian


The Guardian

Cellist Leyla McCalla: from Bach on the street to Haitian folk-jazz
The Guardian
Having initially restricted herself to the classical music world, her artistic brief now takes in the folk songs of her parents' native Haiti as well as the old-time music of the American south. A touring member of the African-American string band ...

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Mother Believes Haitian Refugee May Have Been Killed – NBC 6 South Florida


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Mother Believes Haitian Refugee May Have Been Killed
NBC 6 South Florida
The mother of a Haitian refugee who drowned in the waters off Palm Beach as she was being smuggled into the U.S. last month is searching for answers in her daughter's death. Simone Jeanty spoke Thursday about the death of her daughter Judith Valentin.

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Haitian-descended residents of Dominican Republic stripped of citizenship by … – Fox News


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Haitian-descended residents of Dominican Republic stripped of citizenship by ...
Fox News
The decree affects mainly people of Haitian descent and is likely to worsen already acrimonious relations with neighboring Haiti. Advocacy groups for immigrants expressed anger over Thursday's ruling, saying it ignored the rights of those affected and ...
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Haitian-descended residents of Dominican Republic stripped of citizenship by … – Washington Post


Washington Post

Haitian-descended residents of Dominican Republic stripped of citizenship by ...
Washington Post
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Thousands of Dominican Republic residents have been thrown into limbo by a ruling from the country's highest court that strips citizenship from anyone born to migrants who entered illegally. The decree affects ...

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At UN, Haitian leader urges ‘second look’ at island nation, where real … – UN News Centre


UN News Centre

At UN, Haitian leader urges 'second look' at island nation, where real ...
UN News Centre
26 September 2013 – Urging the world to “give Haiti a second look”, because a new country was finally beginning to emerge, Prime Minister Laurent Salvador Lamothe told the United Nations General Assembly today that his nation was slowly but surely ...

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Haiti PM: United Nations has moral responsibility in Haiti cholera outbreak – MiamiHerald.com


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Haiti PM: United Nations has moral responsibility in Haiti cholera outbreak
MiamiHerald.com
UNITED NATIONS -- The United Nations has “a moral responsibility” in the deadly cholera outbreak that has killed more than 8,500 Haitians and sickened another 600,000-plus, the head of Haiti's government said Thursday in his debut before the global ...
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