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MEXICO MANGO MAFIA : L.A.TIMES UNCOVERS MEXICO FARMING CORRUPTION SUPPORTED BY MAJOR USA IMPORTERS

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MEXICO MANGO MAFIA:

Ciruli Brothers do this with their produce...



"Charles Ciruli, a co-owner of Arizona-based Ciruli Brothers, which distributes Nueva Yamal tomatoes, visited the camp after being told about conditions there by The Times.






Through an attorney, he said that the men's bathrooms "did not meet Ciruli's standards" and that repairs had been made to"reinstate running water." 



The attorney, Stanley G. Feldman, said in a letter that the women's showers and toilets were "fully functioning," with a paid attendant.





Asked why workers were washing in the irrigation canal, Feldman wrote:"Ciruli cannot explain this with certainty, but it was told that it may be a cultural practice among some workers."





He added: "Ciruli will consult with the on-farm social worker and doctor to determine if a worker education campaign may be appropriate in this case."





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