posted on October 25, 2013 at 3:35 PM
Two Colorado farmers whose cantaloupes were tied to a 2011 listeria outbreak that killed 33 people pleaded guilty on Tuesday to misdemeanor charges.
posted on October 18, 2013 at 3:30 PM
Two Colorado cantaloupe farmers plan to plead guilty under a deal with federal prosecutors in connection with the 2011 listeria outbreak that killed 33 people in the nation's deadliest case of foodborne illness in a quarter century.
posted on September 27, 2013 at 4:03 PM
A number of lawsuits were filed by people who were sickened or who had a family member die after the outbreak.
posted on January 11, 2013 at 4:06 PM
Late last week, the Food and Drug Administration proposed two new food safety rules it hopes will help prevent foodborne illness. The proposed rules implement the landmark Food Safety Modernization Act or FSMA signed into law two years ago by...
posted on September 14, 2012 at 3:47 PM
The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says ricotta cheese tainted with listeria bacteria is linked to 14 illnesses and at least one death.
posted on February 3, 2012 at 5:13 PM
A Minnesota food company said Friday it is recalling more than a million hard-cooked eggs distributed to 34 states after testing revealed some may be contaminated with listeria.
posted on September 30, 2011 at 4:08 PM
Cantaloupe illnesses and deaths expected to rise with recent listeria outbreak.