Roundup

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Kevin Killeen
May 28, 2019 - 2:07 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — A local lawyer representing thousands of people who claim Monsanto's Roundup gave them cancer says he's happy a San Francisco judge has ordered a mediator to try to resolve all the claims against the company. Attorney Jim Onder says people suffering from non-Hodgkins Lymphoma...
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FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2019, file photo, containers of Roundup are displayed on a store shelf in San Francisco. A Northern California jury ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2.05 billion to a couple who claimed the company's popular weed killer Roundup Ready caused their cancers. The Oakland jury on Monday, May 13, 2019, delivered Monsanto's third such loss in California since August. Alva and Alberta Pilliod claimed they used Roundup for more than 30 years to landscape. They were both diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Monsanto owner Bayer said it would appeal. (AP Photo/Haven Daley, File)
May 13, 2019 - 9:41 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A jury on Monday ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2.055 billion to a couple claiming that the company's popular weed killer Roundup Ready caused their cancers. The jury's verdict is the third such courtroom loss for Monsanto in California since August...
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Edwin Hardeman, center, and his wife Mary, left, hug attorneys Jennifer Moore, second from left, and Aimee Wagstaff after a news conference in San Francisco, Wednesday, March 27, 2019. A U.S. jury has awarded $80 million in damages to Hardeman in a high-stakes trial over his claim that Roundup weed killer caused his cancer. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
March 28, 2019 - 2:59 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. jury on Wednesday awarded more than $80 million in damages to a California man who blamed Roundup weed killer for his cancer, in a case that his attorneys say could help determine the fate of hundreds of similar lawsuits. Edwin Hardeman proved that Roundup's design was...
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Farmer David Moose teaches his assistant Lee Curby about tractor technology as they plant corn on his no-till farm on April 19, 2016 in Auburn, Ill. Moose's land has not been tilled in the 32 years he has owned it.
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March 27, 2019 - 5:54 pm
The company said it will appeal.
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Closeup of gavel in court room
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August 17, 2018 - 8:03 am
Bayer is getting ready to drop the name "Monsanto," but it won't be able to drop millions of dollars in legal liabilities stemming from the now-former St. Louis -based company.
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Jury Box in the historic Mohave County Courthouse, Kingman, Arizona
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August 10, 2018 - 6:07 pm
In its decision Friday, the state court jury found the agribusiness giant failed to adequately warn of the risks of using Roundup.
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