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Stewart Parnell

Big Peanut Gets Cracked

Blayne Davis | Posted 10.02.2016 | Crime
Blayne Davis

On Monday, September 17, twenty-eight years - essentially a life sentence ¬- was given to 61-year old disgraced peanut executive Stewart Parnell for his role in a salmonella cover-up linked to nine deaths between 2008 and 2009.

Nuts and Beatles

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 10.01.2016 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

Although I have never met Martin Winterkorn, the purpose of this column is to offer him the reassurance I am sure he badly needs. The news about his company's misfortune came out at almost exactly the same time we learned of the sentencing of Stewart Parnell.

CEO's Jail Sentence: One Way the Justice System Holds Negligent Corporations Accountable

Linda Lipsen | Posted 09.29.2016 | Politics
Linda Lipsen

Last week, Stewart Parnell, former owner, president, and CEO of the Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) was sentenced to 28 years in prison for his role in the 2009 salmonella outbreak that killed nine people.

Peanut Exec Sentenced To 28 Years For For Deadly Salmonella Outbreak

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 10.05.2015 | Business

An ex-peanut company mogul may spend the rest of his life behind bars after a federal judge in Georgia on Monday sentenced him to 28 years for shippin...

Peanut Exec Faces Life Sentence For Shipping Tainted Peanut Butter

Associated Press | Hilary Hanson | Posted 09.20.2015 | Crime

A year after a federal jury convicted him of crimes behind a salmonella outbreak blamed for killing nine people and sickening hundreds more, former pe...

Stupid Is As Stupid Does - And We All Pay For It

Diane Dimond | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Diane Dimond

One could argue that the actions of both Stewart Parnell and Nadya Suleman were criminal, one crime against consumers, the other against tiny, incubated babies struggling to live.