Judge orders KFC to pay food poisoning compensation

Sarah Coles
Monika Samaan and her family
Monika Samaan and her family

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KFC in Australia has been ordered to pay the equivalent of £5 million in damages to the family of a girl who was left severely brain damaged after contracting Salmonella.

The fast food chain has said it is appealing the decision.