Pork giant Smithfield Foods loses another Duplin County neighbors’ lawsuit – WCTI12.com

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Smithfield Foods was found responsible Friday for a fifth time for nuisances neighbors suffered from waste generated by thousands of the company’s hogs. Jurors determined the pork giant should pay $420,000 after four previous juries awarded nearly $550 million in penalties. Most of the damages awarded were intended to punish Smithfield…

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