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Source: US Justice – Antitrust Division

Headline: Six Additional Individuals Indicted On Antitrust Charges In Ongoing Broiler Chicken Investigation

A federal grand jury in the U.S. District Court in Denver, Colorado, returned a superseding indictment charging six additional defendants for their roles in a previously indicted conspiracy to fix prices and rig bids for broiler chicken products, and containing additional allegations against the previously charged defendants in the same conspiracy, the Department of Justice announced today.  The superseding indictment also charges one defendant with making false statements and obstruction of justice.