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Two jailed after allergy death in the UK

The owners of a takeaway restaurant in Lancashire, UK were found responsible for the death of a girl who died from a meal prepared at their business.

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A UK court has found two owners of a takeaway restaurant guilty of manslaughter following the death of a 15-year-old girl from a food allergy.


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