Chipotle Faces Criminal Investigation After Foodborne Illness Outbreak
More than 100 people got sick in several states after a string of illnesses linked to Chipotle restaurants were reported in late 2015.By Matt Moreno | January 6, 2016
Chipotle Mexican Grill is being subpoenaed by the U.S. Attorney's Office in California.
The subpoena was served to the restaurant last month and relates to the illnesses that started at several of the chain restaurants in late October and early November, the company said in a filing. (Video via Chipotle Mexican Grill)
The lawsuit, brought on the by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Central District of California, asks the company to produce documents from its Simi Valley, California, restaurant.