Wary Of Litigation, States Keep Cheeseburger Bills On Menu

By Greg Ryan (August 5, 2013, 5:57 PM EDT) -- In the mid-2000s, in response to a high-profile lawsuit against the food industry, a bevy of states passed laws barring consumers from suing companies for making them obese. Even with the suits now largely abandoned, some states are still scrambling to block them, worried the litigation will rise again — potentially in a slightly different form....

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