A meat packer alleges a producer bribed a plant worker to falsify carcass weights in a conspiracy that resulted in an over-payment of more than $222,000.
A pair of lawsuits filed last year involving a packing company and two producers have been dismissed following a confidential settlement.
A federal class action lawsuit was filed against America’s four largest beef packers alleging a price-fixing scheme that dates back to 2015.
The antitrust class-action lawsuit alleging America’s largest beef packers conspired to fix cattle prices has been dismissed by a federal judge in Minnesota.
After helping illegally move more than 60,000 cattle across state lines a Kentucky veterinarian has pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges.
The $29 billion poultry industry is accused of hatching a plan to limit production.
Alleging a conspiracy to fix prices and rig bids for broiler chickens, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced indictments Wednesday in Denver’s federal court against four company executives.