Cargill Settlement Reached in E.Coli Case

View Comments

stephanie smith Cargill Settlement Reached in E.Coli Case

A judge has approved a settlement between the meatpacking arm of agribusiness giant Cargill Corporation and a Minnesota woman. Stephanie Smith of Cold Spring became ill with an E. coli infection in 2007 after eating a tainted hamburger patty. The infection led to kidney failure. The former children’s dance instructor was left paralyzed, with cognitive problems and kidney damage. Terms of the settlement are confidential.


View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,427 other followers