News and updates about Agriprocessors

Court hears case against Rubashkin appeal

Defense team has 30 days to respond to harshly-worded opposition to long-awaited appeal for freedom.

Iowa court hears prosecuton case against Sholom Rubashkin appeal

Rubashkin case gets new life

'Merits Brief' filed by his lawyers brings proof that the harsh 27-year-sentence was the result of government misconduct.

Rubashkin case gets new life

Supreme Court Rejects Rubashkin Appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court has formally declined to hear an appeal on the conviction of former Agriprocessors executive Sholom Rubashkin.

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal of Rubashkin Case

Israel Arrests Agriprocessor Man

Israeli authorities have arrested a former poultry production manager from the Agriprocessors meat packing plant in Postville, Iowa.

Former Agriprocessors Manager Arrested in Israel

Meat-Packing Manager Sentenced

A US judge has sentenced Agriprocessors meat packing manager Shalom Rubashkin to 27years in jail for fraud. His lawyers will appeal.

Agriprocessors Manager to Appeal 27-Year Jail Sentence

Rubashkin Acquitted on 67 Counts

Agriprocessors CEO Sholom Rubashkin has been acquitted on all counts of child labor violations in a case that rocked the American Jewish world.

Rubashkin Verdict: 'Not Guilty' on Child Labor Violations

Is Life for Rubashkin Overkill?

Is Life for Rubashkin Overkill?