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Lawyer: Monsanto Bullied Scientists And Hid Weedkiller"s Cancer Risks

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, A lawyer on Monday argued that Roundup creator Monsanto hid the cancer-causing effects of their weedkiller and bullied scientists into making claims it was safe. In a landm.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 11th, 2018

Bayer lifted by likely new trial in $250 million weedkiller case

The prospect of a fresh trial that could overturn $250 million damages against Bayer's Monsanto unit lifted the German company's shares, after an August ruling that it failed to warn users of the alleged cancer risks of its weedkillers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

Judge denies Monsanto"s request to scrap $250M fine -- but there"s a catch

In a sharp turn of events, a San Francisco judge denied Monsanto's request to nix a $250 million award to a man who said he got terminal cancer from Roundup weedkiller......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 23rd, 2018

Judge denies Monsanto"s request to scrap $250M fine -- but there"s a catch

In a sharp turn of events, a San Francisco judge denied Monsanto's request to nix a $250 million award to a man who said he got terminal cancer from Roundup weedkiller......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 23rd, 2018

Bayer"s Monsanto is being sued by 8,000 plaintiffs for not disclosing alleged cancer risks

Thomson Reuters The number of lawsuits against Bayer, the manufacturer o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 23rd, 2018

Number of Monsanto lawsuit plaintiffs jumps to 8,000

Bayer said the number of U.S. lawsuits brought against newly acquired Monsanto has risen to about 8,000 from 5,200 previously after Monsanto was ordered to pay damages for not warning of alleged cancer risks of glyphosate-based weedkillers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 23rd, 2018

Number of Monsanto lawsuit plaintiffs rises to 8,000

Bayer said the number of U.S. lawsuits brought against newly acquired Monsanto has risen to about 8,000 from 5,200 previously after Monsanto was ordered to pay damages for not warning of alleged cancer risks of glyphosate-based weedkillers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 23rd, 2018

Bayer"s Monsanto faces 8,000 lawsuits on glyphosate

The number of U.S. lawsuits brought against Bayer's newly acquired Monsanto has jumped to about 8,000, as the German drugmaker braces for years of legal wrangling over alleged cancer risks of glyphosate-based weedkillers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2018

Bayer"s Monsanto sued by 8,000 plaintiffs on glyphosate

Bayer said the number of U.S. lawsuits brought against newly acquired Monsanto has risen to about 8,000 from 5,200 previously, after Monsanto was ordered to pay damages for not warning of alleged cancer risks of glyphosate-based weedkillers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2018

Bayer sees no reason to re-evaluate Monsanto legal risks

German drugmaker Bayer sees no reason to re-assess the legal risks from newly acquired Monsanto after the U.S. unit was ordered to pay damages in a lawsuit over alleged links between weed-killer glyphosate and cancer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2018

Bayer shares fall 10 percent after Monsanto"s Roundup cancer trial

Bayer shares plunged more than 10 percent on Monday after a California jury ordered the German company's newly acquired Monsanto subsidiary to pay $289 million for not warning of cancer risks posed by its main weed killer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 13th, 2018

Britain"s Biggest Home Improvement Chain May Dump Monsanto"s "Roundup" After Cancer Lawsuit

One of the UK's largest home improvement chains, Homebase, is considering dropping Monsanto's Roundup line of weedkiller products amid growing concern over their use, after a California jury awarde.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 13th, 2018

Monsanto Slammed With $289 Million Verdict In Historic "RoundUp" Cancer Lawsuit

A San Francisco Jury awarded $289 million in damages to a former school groundskeeper, Dewayne Johnson, who said Monsanto's Roundup weedkiller gave him terminal cancer. The award consists of $40 million in compensatory damages and $250 million in punit.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 10th, 2018

Return of French farmer"s case keeps Monsanto in legal spotlight

A decade-old lawsuit in which a French farmer with neurological problems accuses Monsanto of not providing adequate safety warnings for a weedkiller returns to court on Wednesday, adding to health claims faced by the Bayer-owned firm......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 6th, 2019

Record-Breaking Ocean Temperatures Confirm Risks Of Global Warming

The year has just begun and there are already a plethora of scientific studies which stress the dangers of global warming. Now a team of scientists c.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 17th, 2019

French court cancels Monsanto weedkiller permit on safety, Reuters says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 15th, 2019

French court cancels Monsanto weedkiller permit on safety grounds

A French court canceled the license for one of Monsanto's glyphosate-based weedkillers on Tuesday over safety concerns, in the latest blow to the Bayer-owned business......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2019

Bayer Shares Jump After Monsanto Weedkillers Ruling

Bayer shares rose after the German chemicals company scored a court victory in the run-up to crucial trials over whether recently acquired Monsanto weedkillers can cause cancer......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 5th, 2019

Chinese Gene-Editing Trial Loses Track of Patients, Alarming Technology"s Inventors

A gene-editing trial in China lost touch with cancer patients whose DNA was altered, alarming some Western scientists who say subjects should be monitored for many years......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 29th, 2018

Good News Is on the Way for Blood Cancer Patients

Researchers gather this weekend to hear about new blood cancer drugs. Scientists will offer details on work showing positive results......»»

Category: topSource: barronsDec 1st, 2018

Bayer Pursued Monsanto Deal Despite Top Executive"s Concern

Marijn Dekkers in his waning days as Bayer CEO kept his distance from the company’s bid for Monsanto, now the target of thousands of weedkiller lawsuits that are weighing heavily on Bayer’s shares......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 26th, 2018