RIDGELAND, MS (WLBT) - The U.S. Department of Labor cited two retailers in Northpark Mall.
United Artists Northpark Stadium 14 and The Cookie Store were cited for violating the child labor provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
The companies have been assessed penalties totaling over $3,000.
Both establishments were cited for allowing underage workers to operate unauthorized machines.
In addition, the cookie store failed to display a minimum wage poster as required by the FLSA.