Monsanto’s Roundup Harms Healthy Gut Bacteria, New Lawsuit Claims

Monsanto has been hit by a wave of product liability lawsuits from farmers, home gardeners, landscapers and others who blame their cases of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a virulent form of white blood cell cancer, on the wildly popular Roundup weedkiller. New Lawsuit Says Roundup Label Lies Now, Bayer AG, the company that purchased Monsanto last year, [...]

By |2019-02-26T09:36:50-05:00February 14th, 2019|Roundup|0 Comments

Monsanto Files Appeal In $78 Million Roundup Cancer Lawsuit

Agrochemical giant Monsanto is appealing a damning $78 million verdict in the case of a dying California groundskeeper who claims the company's Roundup weedkiller caused his non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Now owned by Bayer, Monsanto filed documents for the appeal on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 in San Francisco Superior Court, asking a judge to reopen hearings in [...]

By |2019-01-09T10:18:57-05:00December 19th, 2018|Roundup|0 Comments

California Jury Awards Cancer Patient $289M In First Roundup Trial

In a landmark verdict that could usher thousands more Roundup lawsuits in court, a California jury has awarded one non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patient a total of $289 million in compensation, CNN reports. Historic Roundup Lawsuit Trial Ends In $289M Verdict Monsanto has been ordered to pay the enormous sum to Dewayne Johnson, a former school groundskeeper [...]

By |2018-09-10T15:18:59-04:00August 16th, 2018|Roundup|0 Comments

California Judge Approves Expert Testimony For Roundup Lawsuits

A federal judge in San Francisco has given the green light to Roundup lawsuits, allowing hundreds of lawsuits filed over the best-selling weedkiller's link to non-Hodgkin's lymphoma to proceed to trial, NBC News reports. The decision, announced on July 10, 2018 by US District Judge Vince Chhabria, clears the path for plaintiffs to present expert [...]

By |2018-08-02T10:43:52-04:00August 2nd, 2018|Roundup|0 Comments

California Judge Blocks Roundup Cancer Warning

The State of California can't put a cancer warning on the world's best-selling herbicide, Monsanto's Roundup, according to a federal court order issued on February 27, 2018, the Mercury News reports. Federal Judge Prevents Glyphosate Prop 65 Warning California decided last year to classify glyphosate, Roundup's main ingredient, as a "known cause of cancer." But [...]

By |2018-03-02T14:51:30-05:00March 6th, 2018|Roundup|0 Comments