The men slept in an outbuilding at the back of Mr Ionas' home in Lurgan
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Gangmasters Licensing Authority to appeal 'shocking' sentence

The body that licenses the supply of temporary labour has said it will appeal the sentence given to an illegal gangmaster (labour provider) who kept fellow Romanian workers in inhumane conditions in County Armagh.

Gheorge Ionas pleaded guilty to operating as a gangmaster without a licence at Craigavon Magistrates' Court.

Mervyn Jess reports.

  • 09 Oct 2014