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  • Man pleads guilty in salmonella outbreak case

    The manager of a peanut processing plant in Georgia that was linked to a deadly salmonella outbreak four years ago pleaded guilty Wednesday to seven criminal counts, including fraud.


  • Man to enter new plea in salmonella outbreak case

    The former manager of a Georgia peanut-processing plant linked to a 2009 salmonella outbreak that killed nine people plans to enter a new plea Wednesday, according to a court filing.


  • ** FILE ** Stewart Parnell, then the president of the Peanut Corporation of America, arrives at federal court in Lynchburg, Va., on Thursday, March 12, 2009. (AP Photo/Don Petersen)

    Feds indict 4 in peanut butter salmonella outbreak

    A federal grand jury has indicted four former employees of a peanut company linked to a 2009 salmonella outbreak that killed nine people and sickened hundreds, leading to one of the largest recalls in history.


  • ** FILE ** In this March 12, 2009, file photo, Stewart Parnell, Peanut Corp. of America's president, arrives at federal court in Lynchburg, Va. The peanut industry executive, whose filthy processing plants were implicated in a salmonella outbreak that killed nine people and sickened hundreds more, is back in the business. (AP Photo/Don Petersen, File)

    AP exclusive: Back in business after peanut deaths

    The Associated Press has learned that the peanut industry executive whose filthy processing plants were blamed in a salmonella outbreak two years ago that killed nine people and sickened hundreds more is back in the business.


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