SD state judge appointed in 'pink slime' lawsuit
ELK POINT (AP) -- A South Dakota circuit court judge has been appointed to oversee a defamation lawsuit over ABC News' coverage of a meat product that critics dub "pink slime."
The lawsuit filed by Beef Products Inc. was moved last month from federal court to state court. KTIV-TV reports that First Circuit Judge Cheryle Gering will oversee the lawsuit.
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