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Jury says CA chicken egg farm is foul


May 26, 2011
By San Jose Mercury News

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layinghensMay 26, 2011, San
Francisco, CA – Neighbors of a massive Central California egg farm complained
for years about eye-burning ammonia fumes and a horrific foul stench. This
week, a federal jury awarded them $500,000 after finding the place a nuisance.
May 26, 2011, San
Francisco, CA – Neighbors of a massive Central California egg farm complained
for years about eye-burning ammonia fumes and a horrific foul stench. This
week, a federal jury awarded them $500,000 after finding the place a nuisance.

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The Humane Society of the
United States
brought the case in 2008 on behalf of eight neighbors, who
complained that a 13-acre waste lagoon serving 600,000 chickens at Olivera Egg
Ranch near French Camp fouled the air.

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