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Marler Blog Providing Commentary on Food Poisoning Outbreaks & Litigation

The day the Food Safety Bill seems dead – consumers take matters into their own hands

Today a lawsuit was filed on behalf of the estate of Shirley Almer, one of nine who died from Salmonella as a result of contaminated peanut butter. The family of Shirley Almer joins the family of Clifford Tousignant in suit against King Nut Peanut Butter.

Now that food safety legislation appears to be dead, the choices for victims is to simply take matters into their own hands.