1Maria M. Dominguez, Sex Discrimination & Sexual Harassment in Agricultural Labor, 6 Am. U. J. Gender & Law 231, 255 (1997); see also Richard Kamm, Extending the Progress of the Feminist Movement to Encompass the Rights of Migrant Farmworker Women, 75 Chi.-Kent L. Rev. 765, 774-75 (2000).
2William R. Tamayo (2000), The Role of the EEOC in Protecting the Civil Rights of Farm Workers, 33 U.C. DAVIS L. REV. 1075, 1080 (2000).
3D.G. Kilpatrick, C.N. Edmunds, & A.K. Seymour, Rape in America: A Report to the Nation (1992).
4Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act, 29 U.S.C. § 1802 (2008).
5U.S. Department of Labor, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy, Office of Programmatic Policy, Findings from the National Agricultural Workers Survey (NAWS) 2001–2002: A Demographic and Employment Profile of United States Farm Workers, Research Report No. 9. (Mar.2005).
6World Health Organization, World Report on Violence and Health 157 (2002) available at http://www.who.int/violence_injury_prevention/violence/world_report/en/.
7Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network Statistics at www.rainn.org/statistics.
8The Williams Institute, Census Snapshot: United States (Dec. 2007) available at http://www.law.ucla.edu/williamsinstitute/publications/USCensusSnapshot.pdf.
9Villarejo, D., Baroln, S.L. The Occupational Health Status of Hired Farmworkers, OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE: STATE OF THE ART REVIEWS, 14, 613-635 (1999).
10As of January 5, 2009, under VAWA (Violence Against Women Act) and STOP (Services, Training, Officers and Prosecutors) grants, sexual assault victims can undergo a SAFE examination and have the cost of the exam paid for by the governmental entity whether or not the victim chooses to cooperate with law enforcement or the criminal justice system.
11INA §287(g). For a list of jurisdictions that have signed these agreements, see http://www.ice.gov/pi/news/factsheets/section287_g.htm.