Maricruz Ladino pullquote

"There are supervisors who try to use their power to mistreat people or to abuse them."

— Maricruz Ladino

Maricruz Ladino accused a supervisor at a Salinas, Calif.-based lettuce farm of raping her in 2006. The manager denied the accusation. Her case settled in 2010.

Credit: Andres Cediel/Investigative Reporting Program