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Farmers get probation in fatal listeria outbreak

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DENVER (AP) — Two Colorado cantaloupe farmers linked to the nation's deadliest outbreak of foodborne illness in a quarter-century were sentenced Tuesday to probation and home detention, but the judge said he wasn't sending them to prison so they could work to pay off $150,000 each in restitution. Before they were sentenced, Eric and Ryan Jensen read statements apologizing to the victims of the...

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