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on May 20, 2021

Claxton Poultry indicted on price fixing charges

Company has been charged with a violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act

A federal grand jury returned an indictment, charging Norman W. Fries Inc., doing business as Claxton Poultry Farms, with participation in a nationwide conspiracy to fix prices and rig bids for broiler chicken products, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced on May 20.

Court documents assert that Claxton…

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