This email below has been circulating regarding bad chocolate coins, and has been verified by Snopes.
With Halloween rapidly approaching, make sure everyone has heard about the
dangers in Sherwood brand Pirate's Gold milk chocolate coins imported from
China. The candy is being recalled after testing positive for the industrial
chemical melamine, a substance at the center of the tainted milk controversy
in China that has been implicated in the deaths of four infants and the
sickening of 54,000 others. These coins are being sold at Costco, Target,
CVS, and other places. Please check all of the candy your children receive