Horse Meat Scandal: the dutch wholesaler sentenced to 2,5 years jail

Willy Selten, the boss of two companies involved in the 2013 Horse Meat Scandal was judged for allegedly selling 300 tonnes of horse meat labelled as beef.

The wholesaler has been recognised guilty of forging invoices, labels and written declarations and using these forged documents to trade meat. 33 examples of false accounts, including at least one statement where meat was processed as "100 percent beef" were found.

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