Brothers sentenced for employing illegal immigrants
Posted at: 05/14/2013 8:18 PM | Updated at: 05/14/2013 10:23 PM
Two brothers, who were convicted of employing illegal immigrants at their business, were each fined $3,000 in court on Tuesday.
Geoffrey Lechner, 52, of Brighton and his brother, Douglas Lechner, 51, of Rochester, are the owners of Clover Lawn Care.
The two were convicted of hiring two or more immigrants to work at the lawn care and landscaping company despite knowing that they were not authorized to work in the U.S.