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Rachael Ray Dog Food Co. Escapes Suit Over 'Natural' Label

Law360 (April 19, 2019, 6:03 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Friday dismissed a $5 million proposed class action against Rachael Ray's dog food company that claimed the food's "natural" label was misleading because it contains the weed killer glyphosate, saying the suit did not say how much of the chemical was found or if it was harmful.

U.S. District Judge Louis L. Stanton wrote that Markeith Parks' suit did not claim the Rachael Ray Nutrish dog food, made by Ainsworth Pet Nutrition, was made with unnatural ingredients, but that "trace amounts" of glyphosate, the main active ingredient in Roundup herbicide, were contained in the food...

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New York Southern

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August 1, 2018

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