Emily Ashcraft

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Archer-Daniels-Midland Fights Feed Allegations with Counterclaim

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) filed an answer and counterclaim on Tuesday to allegations that the company canceled contracts to provide animal feed. ADM alleged that it did not breach any contract and that any damages were the fault of the...

Judge Grants Indiana Residents’ Request to Keep Case in State Court

An environmental case that was removed to the Northern District of Indiana will move back to the state court system after the judge ruled on an emergency motion to remand the case. Residents of Andrews,...

District Judge Denies Preliminary Injunction to Halt Construction On Trail

Judge Candy W. Dale of the Idaho District Court ruled against an injunction to stop construction on a recreational trail from Stanley, Idaho to the Redfish Lake recreation area on Tuesday. The trail is planned...

Wisconsin Legislature Disagrees With Attorney General in Dairy Antitrust Case

The Wisconsin Legislature filed a letter in an antitrust case against Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) and Dean Foods Company on Monday saying they “strongly disagree” with a letter Wisconsin Attorney General Gwendolyn J. Cooley...

Agriculture Groups Ask Congress to Fund Quarantine Inspections

Over 150 agriculture groups from around the United States sent a letter on Monday to the leaders of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees, asking them to ensure that the Customs and Border Protection Agriculture Quarantine Inspection (AQI)...

Boat Operator Sued For Removal Costs of WWII Tugboat

The U.S. government sued Tutahuco Inc. in the Middle District of Florida for $2.7 million after the government paid for the cleanup of a World War II era tugboat and the oil it discharged. The complaint claims there...