The U.S. Attorney’s Office in San Francisco does not like it, but Jesse J. Amaral Jr. is getting two additional months of freedom before he needs to report for sentencing, now rescheduled for 2 p.m. on Feb. 10, 2016. The one-time owner of Rancho Feeding Corp., who has admitted processing diseased cattle at the Petaluma, CA, slaughterhouse, is getting the extra time because he is close to settling more than $20 million in claims. He faces those claims due to an illegal scheme which ended in the January 2014 recall of 8.7 million pounds of beef distributed to as
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