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  • Dec 25, 2014 | via Inside Bay Area 

    Linking death to caramel apples, Felton family's law...

    The family of an 81-year-old Felton woman who fell ill with a bacterial infection and died earlier this month is suing Safeway in a civil lawsuit, blaming caramel apples she bought from the grocery store. James Frey, the husband of Shirlee Frey, is seeking unspecified medical and other damages in the wrongful death case, filed in Santa Cruz County Superior Court on Monday.

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  • Dec 25, 2014 | via Inside Bay Area 

    Linking death to caramel apples, Felton family's law...

    The family of an 81-year-old Felton woman who fell ill with a bacterial infection and died earlier this month is suing Safeway in a civil lawsuit, blaming caramel apples she bought from the grocery store. James Frey, the husband of Shirlee Frey, is seeking unspecified medical and other damages in the wrongful death case, filed in Santa Cruz County Superior Court on Monday.

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  • Dec 24, 2014 | via Patch.com 

    Safeway Stores Pull Caramel Apples Following Listeri...

    Safeway announced Tuesday the supermarket chain has pulled prepackaged caramel apples from its shelves, one day after being hit with a lawsuit alleging a person died from consuming a listeria-infected caramel apple. The family of 81-year-old Shirlee Jean Frey, who died Dec. 2 after buying several caramel apples from a Safeway grocery store in Felton, California, filed suit Monday in Santa Cruz County Superior Court.

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  • Dec 24, 2014 | via Insurance Journal West 

    Wrongful Death Suit Filed in California Amid Listeri...

    The family of a California woman whose death was linked to prepackaged caramel apples sued the Safeway grocery chain for selling her the product. The lawsuit filed on Monday in Santa Cruz County Superior Court alleges that Shirlee Jean Frey, 81, bought caramel apples from a Safeway supermarket in Felton a few days before Halloween.

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  • Dec 23, 2014 | via KION 46 

    Wrongful death lawsuit filed in listeria death of Fe...

    A local family is suing a grocery store giant, alleging a tainted caramel apple is responsible for a deadly listeria infection. This case is part of a multi-state outbreak and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it's still trying to pinpoint the source.

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  • Dec 23, 2014 | via Santa Cruz Sentinel 

    Felton familya s lawsuit targets Safeway

    Shirlee Frey, second from right, stands with family in this October 2013 photo. Frey, of Felton, died Dec. 2 from what is believed to be a Listeria-related illness.

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  • Dec 23, 2014 | via KSBW-TV 

    Wrongful death suit filed in Santa Cruz County for l...

    A Felton woman's family is suing the Safeway grocery chain for selling her prepackaged caramel apples contaminated with listeria NOW, COVERAGE IT CAN COUNT ON. I AM DAN GREEN.

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  • Dec 23, 2014 | via KFI 

    Wrongful death suit filed amid listeria outbreak

    The family of a California woman whose death was linked to prepackaged caramel apples sued the Safeway grocery chain on Monday for selling her the product. The lawsuit filed in Santa Cruz County Superior Court alleges that Shirlee Jean Frey, 81, bought caramel apples from a Safeway supermarket in Felton a few days before Halloween.

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  • Dec 22, 2014 | via Personal Injury News 

    Safeway Pulls Caramel Apples Off Shelves after First...

    Safeway has pulled caramel apples off the shelves as a matter of precaution after the products have been linked to a listeria outbreak that has sickened 29 people nationwide across 10 states including California of which five have died. According to a news report in The Seattle Times, federal officials have not blamed any particular brands of caramel apples, stores or manufacturers.

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