Fresno Slaughterhouse Accused of Abusing Cattle

April 30, 2008 3:35:34 PM PDT
The Associated Press says government inspections found Cargill Meat Solutions violated humane handling regulations.Federal officials granted Cargill an appeal of its citation and instead issued a letter of concern to the plant.

Audits by the agriculture department's food safety and inspection service found some cattle were stunned until they were unconscious then dragged to slaughter.