XL FOODS RECALL

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Settlement In Major Class-Action Suit

EDMONTON - Lawyers have brokered a tentative deal to settle part of a class-action lawsuit filed over an E. coli outbreak and the largest meat recall in Canadian history.The lawsuit is against XL Food...
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6 Highlights From The AG Report

OTTAWA - Highlights of the report released Tuesday by auditor general Michael Ferguson:— The September 2012 recall of seven million kilograms of beef products from XL Foods in Alberta, the largest rec...
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One Year Later: Worries Still Linger

CALGARY - It was largely symbolic, but one year after the largest meat recall in Canadian history, the city of Brooks in southeastern Alberta held a celebration to mark the turning of a page.A huge be...
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Cracking Down On E. Coli

SASKATOON - Canada's food watchdog is planning to impose tougher rules to deal with the threat of E. coli in slaughterhouses.Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz says the Canadian Food Inspection Agency wi...
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Victims Want Their Cut Of Meat Packer

There are now 75 people from across the country who have joined a $17-million class-action lawsuit against the company that was behind Canada’s largest beef recall. Last fall, at least 18 cases of il...