Doctor jailed for forcing refugee to work at candy shop

By Emily Woods
Updated January 30 2024 - 3:10pm, first published 3:05pm
Melbourne doctor Seyyed Farshchi has been jailed for forced labour offences. (Joel Carrett/AAP PHOTOS)
Melbourne doctor Seyyed Farshchi has been jailed for forced labour offences. (Joel Carrett/AAP PHOTOS)

An Iranian asylum seeker was trying to create a new life for his family in Australia when he started working gruelling hours for little pay at a candy store.

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