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Court Rules Against FDA: Says Antibiotic Crisis Requires Actual Regulation

June 12th, 2012 | by Tanya Sitton

Earlier this month, a federal judge found the FDA's treatment of petitions to ban antibiotics in animal feed 'arbitrary and capricious.' Judge Theodore Katz chastised the agency for their failure to limit potential human health risks from widespread agricultural antibiotic use, saying the FDA has done 'shockingly little to address these risks.'



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