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on May 7, 2020

Suit claiming Smithfield helped spread COVID-19 tossed

Meanwhile, company is reopening plant in South Dakota and modifying plant in Virginia

A federal court in Missouri dismissed a lawsuit claiming that Smithfield Foods was contributing to the spread of COVID-19.

The suit, filed recently in the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri on behalf of the Rural Community Workers Alliance and an employee of Smithfield Foods…

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