Judge Blocks Hershey Sale

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A Pennsylvania judge issued a temporary injunction preventing Hershey Trust from proceeding with an auction of Hershey Foods (HSY ). Hershey Trust says it will appeal the injunction. Potential bidders for Hershey Foods include Nestle SA, Kraft Foods Inc. (KFT ), and Cadbury Schweppes PLC (CSG ), according to press reports. (9/4)

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