June 6, 2016

Panera sued after allergic girl finds peanut butter in her grilled cheese

In a case reflecting the growing tensions around food allergies, the family of a 6-year-old Natick girl with a serious peanut allergy filed suit against Panera, alleging negligence stemming from an incident in which the grilled cheese the girl ordered came with a large dollop of peanut butter inside, leading to her hospitalization.