Jury Backs Man Who Claims Roundup Weed Killer Caused CancerThe lawsuit was the first of hundreds of cases filed in state and federal courts alleging that Roundup causes non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Judge Allows Lawsuits Claiming Weed Killer Causes Cancer To ProceedA judge has ruled that hundreds of lawsuits claiming "Roundup" weed killer causes cancer can proceed to the next phase in court.
Glyphosate Labeling Both Confusing and ControversialIt's the most widely used weed killer in the world. Monsanto's chemical brand "Roundup" is a top choice for farmers and homeowners alike. Each year, over one billion pounds of the product gets sprayed on crops such as corn, soybeans and cotton. The active ingredient is a chemical called glyphosate and for decades it's been one of the safest weed killers around.
Appeals Court Overturns Sugar Beet InjunctionEnvironmental groups failed to show that seed plants for sugar beets genetically modified to withstand the popular weed killer Roundup would cause irreparable harm, a federal appeals court said Friday in overturning an injunction that called for the destruction of the plants.