Johnston beef slaughterhouse fined $20K for violating Federal Meat Inspection Act

PROVIDENCE – Almost a year after admitting in federal court that it defrauded customers and violated the Federal Meat Inspection Act five years ago, a Johnston-based beef slaughterhouse was fined $20,000 and placed on three years’ probation, the U.S. Attorney’s Office District of Rhode Island announced Tuesday. Federal officials said Rhode Island Beef and Veal

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