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The lawsuit challenges Monsanto’s position that its herbicides are proven safe and asserts that the company has known about the dangers and hidden them…

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On 13 September 2018, the first hearing in the Hautala and Others v. EFSA legal case (T-329/17) will take place in Luxembourg. Here is the press information submitted by the Verts/ALE Group of the European Parliament, which is at the origin of the complaint: PRESS INFO – Brussels, 09/10/2018 Transparency/Lawsuit against EFSA- Monsanto and Cheminova… Read More

August 10, 2018: The 12 jury members in the Dewayne Johnson v. Monsanto trial unanimously ordered Monsanto to pay $39.2 million in compensatory damages and $250 million in punitive damages for failing to warn consumers that exposure to Roundup herbicide causes cancer. Dewayne Johnson is a 46-year-old gardener with two children. He developed non-Hodgkin lymphoma… Read More

Last December, the European Commission decided to renew the marketing authorisation for glyphosate for 5 more years, despite IARC analysis that the substance was proven to be carcinogenic to animals and likely carcinogenic to humans, massive opposition from European citizens demonstrated by the most popular European Citizens’ Initiative in European history and the reluctance of… Read More