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DeCosters plead guilty to federal charges from 2010 salmonellosis outbreak

Austin “Jack” DeCoster, 79, of Turner, Me., and his son Peter, 51, of Clarion, Iowa, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to charges related to a massive salmonellosis outbreak in 2010 that sickened nearly 2,000 persons and forced the recall of 550 million eggs (see FCN Dec. 3, 2010).



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