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Wage Abuse and Dangerous Working Conditions At New Yorks Horse Racing Tracks

Racetrack workers in New York have been found to have been cheated out of hundreds of thousands of dollars in wages according to M. Patrcia Smith,  the State Labor Commissioner. Furthermore, the deplorable and often dangerous working conditions (such as riding in a horsetrailer with no seat or saftey restraint) has lead to horrible injuries, further victimizing these hard-working individuals.