11/22/2013 02:07 EST | Updated 01/25/2014 04:01 EST

Accused human trafficker found not quilty

The wealthy Vancouver-area woman accused of trafficking a young African single mother to Canada to be an unpaid housekeeper has been found not guilty.

Mumtaz Ladha, 60, has been acquitted of charges she illegally brought the woman into the country in August 2008 and forced her to work long hours without pay at Ladha's West Vancouver home.

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