Sunday 19 May 2019

Legislators Address Hog Farm Lawsuits (AUDIO)

Several state legislators spoke to a crowd of hundreds at a farm in Duplin County Tuesday.  The lawmakers voiced their support for Eastern Carolina’s hog farmers.  Recently, juries have awarded multi-million dollar settlements to neighbors of two Eastern Carolina hog farm operations owned by Smithfield Foods.

Below is complete audio from Tuesday’s press conference.  The event was opened by State Representative Jimmy Dixon.

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