CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 01, 1976
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(Studio) Federal judge temporarily restrains government okay of powdered bone in meat products.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Chicago, Illinois) Agriculture Department regulation has allowed some bone in hot dogs and other ground meat products. Film of deboning machine shown. Agriculture Department's pro arguments cited. Consumer group seeks to block practice allowed by law. [Community Nutritional Institution Rod LEONARD - charges law violates Pure Meat Act.] Agriculture Department does not respond. [Oscar Mayer and Company Frank CAMPANILE - says his company does not favor mechanical deboning.] Consumers may prevail.
REPORTER: Betty Ann Bowser
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