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Jon & Kate under Child-Labor Law Probe

May 31, 2009

Jon and Kate are now under investigation for possibly violating child labor laws. The Pennsylvania-based stars of “Jon & Kate Plus 8” were reportedly the target of a complaint about the treatment of their eight children.

“We’re not saying that there was or was not a violation, just that we’re conducting an investigation,” a spokesperson for the state’s labor department told Usmagazine.com.

In a statement, TLC, the network that produces the much-talked-about reality show, said it “fully complies with all applicable laws and regulations” and works with the Department of Labor to maintain standards. Read more.