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candy: misread lab tests

Health OrganizationsHalloween
Cyanide in candy In 1982 in Redford Township, Mich., a child became ill. His doctor misread the lab results and went public with charges of cyanide poisoning and doctored Halloween candy. The Food and Drug Administration tested the candy. They found no contamination. Source: snopes.com Sun Sentinel/Susan Stocker
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