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Bumble Bee Pleads Guilty, Agrees to Pay $25 Million

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- 306 days ago -
The Justice Department announced Monday that Bumble Bee has agreed to plead guilty to one count of fixing the prices of canned tuna sold in the U.S. and pay a $25 million criminal fine.

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Sue H (7)
Sunday May 14, 2017, 9:50 am

Past Member (0)
Sunday May 14, 2017, 11:02 am
That's chump change--should be in the hundreds of millions at least. thx Lone

Leo Custer (338)
Sunday May 14, 2017, 11:09 am
Thank you for sharing!

Tom T (246)
Sunday May 14, 2017, 2:11 pm
Interesting ... Thank You 4 Sharing .....

JL A (282)
Sunday May 14, 2017, 2:16 pm
Evidence of weak enforcement with corporations hurting consumers...and Trump wants to weaken these insufficient efforts? Thanks Lone

Animae C (513)
Sunday May 14, 2017, 2:51 pm
TY Lone

Ed Site Issues V (197)
Monday May 15, 2017, 5:49 am
Noted, Thanks

Colleen L (3)
Monday May 15, 2017, 4:58 pm
It's about time. Glad they got caught for their crime. .Thanks Lone

Anne K (139)
Monday May 15, 2017, 5:03 pm
Thanks, Lone.

Janet B (0)
Monday May 15, 2017, 6:21 pm

John B (185)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 4:21 pm
Thanks Lone for the link to the article by Graham Forbes. StarKist and Chicken of the Sea also worked together to maintain the industry status quo, so why are they not being fined?

Harry Knapp (0)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 7:29 pm
thanks for the story

Melania P (122)
Friday June 2, 2017, 1:47 pm
Bastards! They should pay for programs to help tuna recover

Past Member (0)
Tuesday June 6, 2017, 11:53 pm
thank you

Margie F (148)
Friday June 30, 2017, 6:53 am
The customers will pay in the end.
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