BRIEF-Judge allows 'pink slime' lawsuit vs ABC News to continue

March 27 Thu Mar 27, 2014 7:26pm EDT

March 27 (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co : * South Dakota judge refuses to dismiss beef products inc defamation lawsuit

versus Walt Disney co's abc news over 'pink slime' report -- court

ruling * State court judge in union county, South Dakota dismisses some claims, but

allows beef products to pursue defamation case