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American multinational agricultural biotechnology, seed, and agrochemical company

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The Monsanto Company was an American agrochemical and agricultural biotechnology corporation founded in 1901. In 2018, it was acquired by Bayer as part of its crop science division. It was headquartered in Creve Coeur, Missouri. Monsanto developed Roundup, a glyphosate-based herbicide, in the 1970s, and became a major producer of genetically engineered crops.

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Jury orders Monsanto to pay $2 billion to couple

A jury on Monday ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2.055 billion to a couple claiming that the company's popular weed killer Roundup Ready caused their cancers. (May 13)
USATODAY.com - Published

$2 Billion Verdict Against Monsanto Is Third to Find Roundup Caused Cancer

A state jury’s award for a Northern California couple followed awards in separate cases in March and August, and was the largest by far.
NYTimes.com - Published

Videos for Monsanto

Bayer must pay $2bln to couple in Roundup trial [Video]Bayer must pay $2bln to couple in Roundup trial

A California jury on Monday (May 13) awarded more than $2 billion to a couple who claimed Bayer AG's glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused their cancer, in the largest U.S. jury verdict to date..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:43Published

Bayer Says Monsanto Likely Kept Files On Influential People Across Europe [Video]Bayer Says Monsanto Likely Kept Files On Influential People Across Europe

According to Reuters, Bayer said that its Monsanto unit, which is being investigated by French prosecutors for compiling files of influential people such as journalists in France, likely did the same..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:36Published

Bayer Says Won't Tolerate Unethical Behavior As France Probes Monsanto File [Video]Bayer Says Won't Tolerate Unethical Behavior As France Probes Monsanto File

According to Reuters, Bayer on Saturday said that it did not accept “unethical behavior” following a French investigation into a suspected file assembled by the German company’s seed making unit..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published

Bayer shareholders vent ire over Monsanto-linked stock rout [Video]Bayer shareholders vent ire over Monsanto-linked stock rout

Bayer shareholders vented their anger over its stock price slump on Friday as litigation risks mount from the German drugmaker's $63 billion takeover of seed maker Monsanto. David Pollard reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:53Published

Bayer shares sag after U.S. jury verdict in Roundup cancer trial [Video]Bayer shares sag after U.S. jury verdict in Roundup cancer trial

According to Reuters, Bayer AG shares sank to their lowest in almost seven years on Thursday after a U.S. jury awarded $80 million to a man who claimed use of the group’s weed killer Roundup caused..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

Plaintiff in Roundup Weed Killer Cancer Trial Awarded $80M [Video]Plaintiff in Roundup Weed Killer Cancer Trial Awarded $80M

A jury decided Edwin Hardeman should get $5.27 million in compensatory damages and $75 million in punitive damages.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:00Published

Weed-Killing Chemical Involved In Monsanto Suit Found In Cheerios, Quaker Oats [Video]Weed-Killing Chemical Involved In Monsanto Suit Found In Cheerios, Quaker Oats

Over the past year, the Environmental Working Group has conducted multiple tests to determine the presence of weed-killer in certain breakfast foods. In August, the group published a report that found..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 01:01Published

Glyphosate is safe, Bayer says after $80m cancer trial verdict [Video]Glyphosate is safe, Bayer says after $80m cancer trial verdict

Glyphosate is safe, Bayer says after a U.S. jury awards $80 million to a man who claimed his use of its weed killer Roundup caused cancer, in the latest setback for the company facing thousands of..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:20Published

Prosecutor Describes Efforts By Bayer's Monsanto To Influence Scientists & Regulators [Video]Prosecutor Describes Efforts By Bayer's Monsanto To Influence Scientists & Regulators

According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, a lawyer for a man suing Bayer's Monsanto after developing cancer, told a jury about the company's alleged efforts to influence scientists and..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:53Published

 

Jury awards couple $2 billion in weed killer cancer trial

This is the third lawsuit related to Roundup that Monsanto has lost in the state of California
CBS News - Published

Jury orders Monsanto to pay $2 billion in Roundup weed killer cancer case; appeal expected

On Monday, a jury ordered Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2 billion to a California couple
USATODAY.com - Published

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