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More Children Sick in E.coli Outbreak Linked to San Diego County Fair

The E.coli outbreak linked to animal contact at the San Diego County Fair has now sickened 10 children. Health officials report that there are 10 confirmed cases and one probable case of Shiga-toxin producing E.coli (STEC). Three children have been hospitalized…

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Five People Sickened So Far in Grant’s Farm E. coli Outbreak

As of June 24, 2019 the Missouri Department of Health has identified five people who have been sickened with E. coli after coming in contact with animals at Grant’s Farm in St. Louis County.  Those sickened have a form of…

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TN E. coli Outbreak Linked to Farm Animals, Raw Milk

Pritzker Hageman E. coli lawyers are investigating an E. coli outbreak linked to raw milk from French Broad Farm in Mascot, Tennessee and petting animals at A Kid’s Place, a childcare facility also located in Mascot. Contact our law firm about an E.…

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Settlement Reached for E. coli-HUS from Petting Zoo

Attorney Eric Hageman obtained a settlement for a child who contracted an E. coli O157:H7 infection from animal contact at a petting zoo at a county fair. The child developed a severe complication called hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), which caused the…

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E. coli Outbreak Associated with Goat Dairy Farms in CT: MMWR

The CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report issued Notes from the Field on December 30, 2016 about an outbreak of E. coli O157 infections associated with Goat Dairy Farm Visits in Connecticut. On March 24, 2016, the Connecticut Department of…

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Outbreak Associated with Oak Leaf Dairy

A major E. coli O157 outbreak in Connecticut has sickened over 40 people. Three of the 41 case patients confirmed in this outbreak have suffered HUS kidney failure, a life-threatening complication. The State Department of Public Health in Connecticut has associated these…

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Oak Leaf Goat Farm Outbreak: Lawyer for E. coli Lawsuit

A confirmed outbreak of HUS E. coli associated with the Oak Leaf Dairy Farm in Lebanon, Connecticut, has sickened at least 14 people. This is the tenth infectious disease outbreak linked to a petting zoo in the United States in…

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HUS Illnesses are Part of Oak Leaf Farm E. coli Outbreak

Public health officials in Lebanon, Connecticut, have associated 14 cases of E. coli O157 infection with Oak Leaf Farm.  Five of the outbreak victims have been hospitalized and two of those individuals suffered kidney failure, diagnosed with Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome…

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Attorney Investigates E. coli and HUS Outbreak Linked to Petting Zoo in MN

Update: Our law firm obtained a $7.55 million verdict for a child with E. coli kidney failure linked to this business. Contact Attorney Fred Pritzker if your child has been diagnosed with this deadly illness after visiting a business that has…

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Petting Zoo Possible Source of E. coli Outbreak in Indiana

Officials from the Louisville Metro Department of Health and Wellness have traced E. coli strains from three victims back to Huber’s Orchard and Winery. While the investigation, now under the supervision of the Indiana State Health Department and the Indiana…

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E. coli-HUS Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed against County Fair

Almost a year ago, a little boy became extremely sick with an E. coli infection and hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) a few days after visiting a petting zoo at a county fair. The E. coli-associated HUS caused his kidneys to…

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E. coli-HUS Wrongful Death Caused by County Fair Petting Zoo

Our law firm investigates petting zoo E. coli-HUS wrongful death lawsuits for families whose little ones die after having animal contact at a county fair petting zoo. In 20In 2016, our E. coli lawyers won a $7.55 verdict in an…