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New State Law Allows Schools To Stock Emergency Allergy Medicine

Illinois school children with potentially fatal allergies will be able to get help faster thanks to a new state law.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2011

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Lawsuit After Girl Dies From Peanuts In Chinese Food

The family of a Chicago Public Schools student, who died last year after suffering an allergic reaction to peanuts at her school, has sued the Chinese restaurant that supplied the food.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2011

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Principal To Parents: No Peanuts At School

The principal of Edison Gifted School where a 13 year old girl died after eating food containing peanut oil has asked parents not to pack their kids lunches containing peanuts or peanut butter.

WBBM Newsradio–01/08/2011

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7th Grader Dies After Eating School Party Food

A 13-year-old Chicago girl is dead after suffering a severe reaction to food she ate at school.

WBBM Newsradio–12/21/2010