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Potato shipment triggers lawsuits


May 11, 2011
By CBC News

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May 11, 2011 – New
Brunswick potato farmer Henk Tepper has been in a Beirut jail since March
23.New Brunswick potato farmer Henk Tepper has been in a Beirut jail since
March 23. A shipment of potatoes that landed a New Brunswick farmer behind bars
in Lebanon has launched a complicated legal action involving three provinces.

May 11, 2011 – New
Brunswick potato farmer Henk Tepper has been in a Beirut jail since March
23.New Brunswick potato farmer Henk Tepper has been in a Beirut jail since
March 23. A shipment of potatoes that landed a New Brunswick farmer behind bars
in Lebanon has launched a complicated legal action involving three provinces.

That lawsuit — which
includes Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick and Quebec — is still making its
way through the courts.

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