People interested in farmworker defense should know about Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA). TRLA is a non-profit organization which provides free civil legal services to low-income residents of 68 counties in southwest Texas. TRLA also serves migrant and seasonal farm workers (MSFWs) throughout Texas and in six southern states served by the Southern Migrant Legal Services office in Nashville: Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana.
MSFWs working in Kansas whose home based is in Texas should intitiate any complaint proceedings through the Kansas Workforce System or the Kansas Monitor Advocate’s office. All cooperation will be provided to TRLA as requested.
The latest articles about TRLA are available online through the TRLA Press Room. TRLA contact information is available through either of the links provided in this post.