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Company behind beef recall may close

February 25, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
The company involved in the largest beef recall in U.S. history will likely shut down permanently, according to the Wall Street Journal.The paper says Hallmark Westland Meat Packing is running low on cash and no longer has the means to reopen. The company has been shutdown since undercover video showed sick animals being prodded and pulled into place for slaughter.

Cows that are too sick to stand are banned from the meat supply.


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