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Butter Ball candy from LA recalled for lead

December 14, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
California officials issued a recall for candy distributed by a Southern California company.The state health department is warning consumers eat Butter Ball candy distributed by Torrance-based Mitsuwa Corporation.

The candy, which is imported from Japan, was found to be tainted with lead.

Officials said pregnant women or parents of children who may have consumed this candy should consult their doctor.