October 27, 2018

Judge Upholds Monsanto Weed Killer Verdict But Slashes Damages Payable To Terminal Cancer Patient

NEWS A Californian judge has upheld a jury verdict that found Monsanto liable for not warning a groundskeeper that its weed killer Roundup might cause cancer. […]
October 22, 2018

Monsanto Cancer Case: Jurors Urge Judge Not To Overturn $289 Million Award

NEWS Jurors who awarded $289 million to Dewayne Johnson, a former school groundskeeper who is dying of cancer, are imploring a San Francisco judge to reconsider her […]
October 16, 2018

Secret Tactics Monsanto Used To Protect Its Star Product

NEWS Australia’s top-tier cancer body has called for an independent review of the world’s most well-known herbicide, which has been linked to non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. COMMENT As […]
August 24, 2018

Monsanto slammed with 8,000 lawsuits after Roundup cancer verdict

NEWS Bayer, the new owner of the agrochemical company Monsanto, has admitted that the number of U.S. lawsuits against the Roundup maker has risen to around […]
August 22, 2018

Weedkiller In $289 Million Cancer Verdict Found In Oat Cereal And Granola Bars

NEWS Popular oat cereals, oatmeal, granola and snack bars come with a hefty dose of glyphosate, the weed-killing poison in Monsanto’s Roundup weedkiller, according to independent […]
August 17, 2018

Monsanto Ordered To Pay $289m Damages In Roundup Cancer Trial

NEWS Chemical giant Monsanto has been ordered to pay $289m in damages to a former school groundsman who says working with herbicides containing glyphosate caused him […]
August 10, 2018

European Commission Authorizes Five GM Crops

NEWS Europe’s executive body, the so-called ‘European Commission’, has authorized five GM crops for use in food and feed. COMMENT Along with the vast majority of […]
July 13, 2018

Monsanto ‘Bullied Scientists’ And Hid Weedkiller Cancer Risk

NEWS In a landmark trial, the lawyer of a terminally ill man who says using Monsanto’s ‘Roundup’ weed killer gave him cancer has told the court […]
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