ChemNutra Inc. and owners Stephen and Sally Miller have signed a plea agreement admitting to 27 misdemeanor counts of distributing adulterated and/or misbranded food and one felony count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, PetProductsNews.com reported Wednesday. They will formally enter their pleas June 16 in federal court in , Mo.
This is related to the 2007 melamine-tainted pet food disaster. The government claimed they new the products were mislabelled in China to prevent inspection and that the protein content was overstated.
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