San Francisco Federal Judge Slams Proposed Roundup Class Action SettlementConcluding that "mere tweaks cannot salvage the agreement," a federal judge in San Francisco on Wednesday refused to bless a proposed settlement of a class action lawsuit involving Roundup.
9th Circuit Court Upholds $25M Award In Sonoma Man's Monsanto Cancer CaseA federal appeals court on Friday upheld a $25 million award against agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. in a lawsuit that alleged a North Bay man developed cancer from exposure to its best-selling weed killer, Roundup.
Federal Judge Rules California Can't Require Cancer Warning on Roundup Weed KillerCalifornia can’t require a cancer warning label on Roundup, the world’s most widely-used weed killer, U.S. District Judge William Shubb ruled on Monday.
EPA Won't Approve California Warning Labels For Roundup ChemicalThe Trump administration says it won't approve warning labels for products that contain glyphosate, a move aimed at California.
Judge Reduces $80M Award In Roundup Case; Cancer Patient, Monsanto Both Consider AppealA federal judge in San Francisco on Monday reduced an $80 million award levied against Monsanto Co. to $25 million for a Sonoma County man who claimed the company’s Roundup weedkiller caused his non-Hodgkins’ lymphoma.
Judge In Monsanto Roundup Case To Reconsider $80 Million Damage AwardA federal judge will reconsider a jury's $80 million damage award to a cancer victim who used Monsanto's Roundup weed-killer.
East Bay School District Bans Chemical Found In Roundup Weed KillerThe Mount Diablo Unified School District voted unanimously to ban the active ingredient found in the Roundup weed killer from school property Monday evening.
Livermore Couple Claims Roundup Weed Killer Caused Both To Develop CancerA jury will begin deliberating Thursday in the case of a Livermore husband and wife who claim that Monsanto Co.'s Roundup herbicide caused both of them to develop cancer.
EPA Says Roundup Herbicide Is Safe To UseDespite two multi-million dollar damage verdicts by San Francisco juries, the Environmental Protection Agency reaffirmed Tuesday that the popular weed killer Roundup is safe for people to use.
Mare Island Preservationist Warns Visitors After City Sprayed Trails With Potentially Toxic Weed KillerVallejo city leaders were scrambling to find out if and why a potentially toxic weed killer was used on the Mare Island Preserve after a preservationist sounded an alarm, warning people to stay away.
Roundup Trial: Jury Awards Sonoma Man $80 Million In Damages For Exposure To HerbicideFor the second time in a year, a San Francisco federal court civil jury has awarded a Bay Area cancer victim million of dollars in damages because of exposure to Monsanto Co.’s Roundup herbicide.
Jury Sides With Sonoma Man Claiming Monsanto's Roundup Caused LymphomaA federal jury in San Francisco unanimously ruled Tuesday that exposure to Monsanto Co.’s Roundup herbicide was a substantial factor in causing the non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma of a Sonoma County man.
2nd High-Stakes Trial Involving Roundup Cancer Claims BeginsA jury in federal court in San Francisco will decide whether Roundup weed killer caused a California man's cancer in a trial starting Monday that plaintiffs' attorneys say could help determine the fate of hundreds of similar lawsuits.
2nd Roundup Weed Killer Trial To Begin In San FranciscoThe second trial in which the plaintiff is claiming Monsanto's weed killer Roundup causes cancer is set to begin in San Francisco on Monday.
Monsanto Appeals Reduced $78 Million VerdictMonsanto filed a notice of appeal in San Francisco Superior Court challenging a jury verdict in favor of Dewayne Johnson on Tuesday.