Poultry companies reply to Oklahoma AG in Illinois River case

Boxes of chicks are prepared to be handed off to Cooperative Extension agents from 66 of the state's 75 counties as part of the annual Poultry Chain program in April 2022. University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture photo. - Submitted photo

None of the Oklahoma attorney general's arguments against dismissing a federal court judgment against Arkansas poultry companies makes the evidence in the case newer, and no verdict given 13 years after the trial ended should stand, those poultry companies argued Friday.