Law suit filed against manufactures of high-fructose corn syrup
Decatur – The family of a 14 year old New York girl filed a law suit again manufactures of high-fructose corn syrup.
One of manufacture includes Archer Daniels Midland Company, which is headquartered in Decatur. Tate and Lyle has also been named in the law suit.
The family claims damages against the companies for causing type 2 diabetes. The Corn Refiners Association released a statement saying "the allegations are false, and they stand by the safety of their ingredient."