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U.S. trial tests claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer

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(Reuters) – Bayer AG on Monday faced a second U.S. jury over allegations that its popular glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup causes cancer, six months after the company’s share price was rocked by a $289 million verdict in California state court. FILE PHOTO: Monsanto Co’s Roundup is shown for sale in Encinitas, California, U.S., June 26, Read More

Bayer faces second trial over alleged Roundup cancer risk

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(Reuters) – Bayer AG is set to face a second U.S. jury over allegations that its popular glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup causes cancer, six months after the company’s share price was rocked by a $289 million verdict in California state court. FILE PHOTO: Monsanto’s Roundup weedkiller atomizers are displayed for sale at a garden shop Read More

U.S. judge to allow controversial evidence in Roundup cancer trials

2 months ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on U.S. judge to allow controversial evidence in Roundup cancer trials
(Reuters) – A federal judge overseeing lawsuits alleging Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer causes cancer on Monday tentatively allowed pieces of controversial evidence that the company had hoped to exclude from upcoming trials. FILE PHOTO: Monsanto’s Roundup weedkiller atomizers are displayed for sale at a garden shop near Brussels, Belgium November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Yves Read More