Todd Janzen was quoted The Week magazine in an article titled, “The Food Industry has a Price-Fixing Problem.” The article, written by Emily Moon, originally appeared in the Pacific Standard. An excerpt is featured below. Follow the link for the original article.
In June, the Department of Justice intervened in a lawsuit that claims that the major meatpacking companies producing 90 percent of the nation's chicken conspired to increase prices. The investigators asked the court to stop discovery in the case, a move that might signal future indictments for violations of federal antitrust law, as was first reported by the Food and Environment Reporting Network's Leah Douglas.
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