Judge Recommends $12M Settlement On Bad Peanuts

Judge Recommends $12M Settlement On Bad Peanuts

RICHMOND, Va. - (AP) A federal judge is recommending approval of a $12 million settlement for those sickened or killed in last year's salmonella outbreak tied to a Virginia-based peanut processor. U.S. Magistrate Judge Michael Urbanski in Lynchburg issued his recommendation late Wednesday to pay more than 120 personal injury claims. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.