October 22, 2019
Wage Theft Lawsuit
The Hacienda del Rio restaurant in Old Town has been ordered to pay $149,693.83 in back pay, damages and interest to 51 employees who maintained they were shorted, not paid at all, were issued bad checks and that unauthorized payroll deductions were taken from their paychecks.
State District Judge Joshua A. Allison issued a default judgment against the restaurant earlier this month.
Read the full story at the Albuquerque Journal