Quality Egg owners sentenced for 2010 salmonella outbreak

Quality Egg owners sentenced for 2010 salmonella outbreak

Egg company purposely mislabeled expiration dates and bribed USDA inspector.

TWO owners of U.S. egg company Quality Egg LLC were sentenced April 14 to three months of jail after pleading guilty last June for their connection to the distribution of adulterated eggs in interstate commerce.

Federal health officials linked 1,939 illnesses to the 2010 salmonella outbreak and estima

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