Advocates target KFC’s new chicken for health scrutiny

WASHINGTON The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, an advocacy group that says it represents 6,000 doctors, is threatening to take legal action in California if KFC’s new Kentucky Grilled Chicken contains PhlP, a carcinogen produced when meats are grilled.

The group alerted KFC to the possibility in a letter sent to KFC president Gregg Dedrick on Tuesday, a day after the chain officially announced that it plans to roll out the chicken to all stores in

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