Ex-Peanut Corp. CEO Can't Leave Country As He Awaits Trial

Law360, New York (April 29, 2013, 6:45 PM EDT) -- A federal judge in Georgia refused Friday to allow the indicted former CEO of defunct Peanut Corp. of America to have his passport back while he waits to face fraud charges connected to a massive salmonella outbreak in 2008 and 2009 that federal authorities say may have killed nine people and sickened hundreds more.

Stewart Parnell, the former PCA owner and CEO, was ordered to surrender his passport when he was released on $100,000 bond after being named in a 76-count indictment in February on charges...
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