John's Butcher Shoppe

Attorney General Chris Koster
1:24 pm
Tue June 21, 2011

Lawsuit Alleges Butcher Shoppee Purposely Mislabeled Ground Beef Containing Cow Heart

Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster has filed a lawsuit against John's Butcher Shoppee for allegedly mislabeling ground beef and sausage products that contain cow hearts and other ingredients.
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 The Missouri Attorney General’s Office has filed a lawsuit against a local butcher for allegedly selling ground beef and sausage that contains cow hearts and other ingredients.

 Attorney General Chris Koster says from September 2010 through March 2011 the Missouri Department of Agriculture and the USDA conducted an investigation into John's Butcher Shoppee as the result of an anonymous tip.

 Koster says there is no danger to consumers.

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