ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 07, 1975
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(Studio) Good Humor Corporation indicted on 244 courts of knowingly making and selling contaminated ice cream and falsifying records.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(NYC) Indictment says company kept 2 sets of books: 1 for inspectors and 1 true set for company [Brooklyn D. A. Eugene GOLD - says ice cream produced had high bacteria coliform count.] [Corporation attorney David ST. CLAIR - says indictment says some products didn't meet New York standards; foods weren't harmful.] Gold says United States Army rejected shipment of ice cream in 1972 due to bacteria court Company then gave ice cream to boys' home. Company pleads innocent to criminal charges. Brooklyn plant closed in April; all ice cream made there sold.
REPORTER: Bettina Gregory
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