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January 11, 2017 : Justice Pesticides pays tribute to Shiv Chopra, who died on 7 January 2018. Shiv Chopra is a whistle blower, who was fired from Health Canada for refusing to comply with farm input manufacturers and declaring their products safe. He was a tireless advocate of food safety. He came to testify in… Read More

From the Press release of the #StopGlyphosate citizens’ initiative posted on Greenpeace EU website. Dec. 12, 2017 : Today is a sad day for democracy in Europe, as PAN Europe noted. On the same day, the European Commission renewed the license of health-harming glyphosate and officially recognised the submission of more than one million signatures… Read More

Press release from Générations Futures, the organization that brought a legal action against the authorization of two sulfoxaflor insecticides. Sulfoxaflor: Marketing authorizations for Closer and Transform insecticides are suspended! Our lawyer Maître Lafforgue represented us yesterday, November 23, in the hearing before the administrative court of Nice following our application for emergency suspension of the… Read More

On November 22, attorney Rene Rocha filed a motion to consolidate nine dicamba lawsuits into a multidistrict litigation (MDL) in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois. The motion argues that consolidating the cases would prevent duplicate discovery and ensure a swifter, more efficient resolution. Indeed, the cases in question are filed… Read More

In a new report Générations Futures reveals how studies showing the negative effects of glyphosate have often been unjustifiably (unscientifically) rejected during the formal assessment. Much has already been said about the assessment of glyphosate. The Monsanto Papers, and the case of the copied/pasted dossier by industry in the Renewal Assessment Report show that the… Read More