Discussion in 'Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances' started by Lu King, Dec 27, 2008.

  1. Lu King

    Lu King Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 9, 2008
    On the Titanic
    I don't know if this is the proper place to post this, or, even if it
    is allowed....
    I found it on
    and have not verified it.
    In part...........

    According to the article a state agent from the Ohio Department of Agriculture pressured a family whose members run a food cooperative for friends and neighbors to "sell" him a dozen eggs, sparking accusations of entrapment from a lawyer defending the family.

    The confrontation began developing several years ago when local health officials demanded the family hold a retail food license in order to run their co-op.


    We had a sheriff's department group of about 11 - 12 , I don't know, 13 men come into our home. It was violent, it was beligerent, they didn't identity themselves."

    She and 10 children were forcibly herded into a room and held there for at least six hours, she said.

    Go to the forum and look for, "Like a glimpse of the future?" posted on 12-27-2008 at 2:12PM. I believe it is West Coast time.

    http://www/ (I hope I typed that correctly.)

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