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Peanut Corporation of America Executives Behind Bars, Awaiting Sentencing for Widespread Salmonella Outbreak

September 21st, 2014 | by Jill Ettinger

Brothers Stewart and Michael Parnell have been taken into custody after an Albany U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia convicted the two on close to 100 federal felony counts related to deadly salmonella outbreaks connected with Peanut Corporation of America’s peanuts dating back more than six years. Bail was set at $150,


Discrimination Because of a Peanut Allergy?

March 24th, 2011 | by Heather Carr

A Florida first-grader with an extreme, life-threatening peanut allergy is at the center of a controversy over whether schools should take measures to accommodate children with allergies or if those children should be homeschooled



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