482 F2d 279 Flores v. George Braun Packing Company Division of Leonard & Harral Packing Company
482 F.2d 279
Abelardo FLORES and Edward M. Devora, on their own, and on
behalf of a class of persons similarly situated
and too numerous to mention, Plaintiffs-Appellants,
GEORGE BRAUN PACKING COMPANY, DIVISION OF LEONARD & HARRAL
PACKING COMPANY, et al., Defendants-Appellees.
No. 73-1489 Summary Calendar.*
United States Court of Appeals,
July 17, 1973.
Rehearing and Rehearing En Banc Denied Nov. 8, 1973.
Frank Herrera, Jr., San Antonio, Tex., for plaintiffs-appellants.
Marion R. McClanahan, L. W. Gibbs, San Antonio, Tex., for defendants-appellees.
Before WISDOM, AINSWORTH and CLARK, Circuit Judges.
The plaintiffs, slaughterhouse workers who are on strike against their employers, contend that the Immigration and Nationality Act, i. e., 8 U.S.C. Secs. 1101(a)(15)(a)(ii), 1182(a)(14), and 1324, and the regulations implementing those provisions, 29 C.F.R. Sec. 60.1, et seq., create a private right of action against their employers, based on the alleged employment of Mexican nationals who illegally entered the United States. We follow the holding of the Tenth Circuit in Chavez v. Freshpict Foods, Inc., 456 F.2d 890 (1972), cert. denied, 409 U.S. 1112, 93 S.Ct. 925, 34 L.Ed.2d 695 (1973), which determined that no such private remedy exists.
The order of the district court dismissing the complaint is