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Bid to boost confidence in beef
The USDA plans to ban all so-called "downer" cattle from the food supply to safeguard consumers from illnesses such as mad cow disease. Such animals are too weak or injured to walk, which can often be an indication of illness. Disturbing video of workers in a California slaughterhouse using...
Cruelty charges follow video of Calif. meat packers abusing cattle
Prosecutors hit a slaughterhouse manager with what they say are unprecedented felony charges yesterday after a video released last month showed abusive methods being used to push ailing cattle into a slaughter box, the Press-Enterprise
reports. Daniel Ugarte Navarro, 49, faces over 8 years in prison if convicted of five...