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Food & Water Watch Seeks Overturn of Court Decision Allowing Implementation of New Poultry Inspection System


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Food & Water Watch Seeks Overturn of Court Decision Allowing Implementation of New Poultry Inspection System

WASHINGTON - Today, the advocacy organization Food & Water Watch filed notice that it would ask a federal appeals court to overturn a lower court’s decision earlier in the week that ruled it lacked jurisdiction to stop the implementation of the USDA’s New Poultry Inspection System (NPIS) rules. These rules turn over key food safety inspection functions to poultry companies with limited oversight by government inspectors.

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