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on February 28, 2018

Tyson Foods sentenced for 2014 fish kill incident

Company had earlier admitted to incident and agreed to $2 million fine, two years of probation and payment of $500,000 to remedy environmental problems

Tyson Foods’ poultry unit was sentenced in federal court to pay a $2 million criminal fine, serve two years of probation, and pay $500,000 to directly remedy harm caused from an accidental discharge in Monett, Missouri, that occurred in 2014.

The United States Department of Justice announced the action of…

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