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Guns Drawn in Raid on Raw Food Store in Venice

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For many, the crux of the raw foods debate has to do with the politics of eating. Should the government tell us what we cannot eat?

On June 30th, Rawesome, an organic co-op grocery in Venice, was the subject of a raid conducted "by federal, state and local authorities," which targeted the store's raw dairy products, according to the LA Times.

Guns drawn, officers of the Los Angeles County's District Attorney's office entered the premises and seized the contraband, including "cartons of raw goat and cow milk and blocks of unpasteurized goat cheese," and other items.