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In Light of New Glyphosate Study, Judge Delays Daubert Hearings

In October 2016, the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) consolidated all federally-filed Roundup lawsuits into one court in the Northern District of California. These are all cases filed by plaintiffs who claim that after using the herbicide for […]

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Consumer Group Finds Glyphosate in Five Popular Brands of Orange Juice

As various organizations continue to debate the safety of a popular weed killer, Roundup, and its main ingredient, glyphosate, a new report from consumer group “Moms Across America” indicates that orange juice may be contaminated with the herbicide. According to […]

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Arizona Man Blames Roundup for His Leukemia Diagnosis

On September 15, 2017, an Arizona couple filed a new Roundup cancer-lawsuit against the manufacturer of the herbicide, Monsanto. The case was filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, but as all federally-filed cases have been […]

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Monsanto Banned from E.U. Parliament as Glyphosate Debate Continues

The debate over the safety of Roundup and its main herbicide, glyphosate, continues in Europe. The vote to extend the license for the herbicide was delayed in May 2017, as scientists and environmental groups work to determine whether the product […]

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Conservation Association Concerned About EPA Approval of New Roundup Product

On November 9, 2016, Roundup manufacturer Monsanto announced that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had approved another of their products: XtendiMax. This is a new herbicide that combines glyphosate, the main herbicide in Roundup, with dicamba, a synthetic herbicide which […]

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Did Monsanto Manipulate the EPA to Delay Glyphosate Toxicology Report?

According to email communications obtained by the non-profit organization U.S. Right to Know, Monsanto, the company that manufactures Roundup weed killer, worked together with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to slow a potentially damaging review of glyphosate, the main herbicide […]

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Louisiana Widow Blames Monsanto for Husband’s Cancer Death

A Louisiana widow has filed a new wrongful death Roundup lawsuit against herbicide manufacturer Monsanto. The case was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana on August 14, 2017. Since all federal cases have been […]