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Rubashkin trial to jury

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KWWL) --The case against the former manager of a kosher meatpacking plant is in the hands of the jury.

Lawyers gave their closing arguments Friday.

Prosecutors say Shalom Rubashkin should be convicted on all 91 charges against him saying that he cheated the plant's lender and ignored warnings about illegal workers while CEO of Agriprocessors Inc.

Defense attorneys say Rubashkin did not oversee financial decisions.

 

Online Producer-Chris Becker

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