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Jury Awards $289 Million to Man Who Blames Monsanto's Roundup for Cancer

4 days ago   |   By Time

A jury's $289 million award to a former school groundskeeper who said Monsanto's Roundup left him dying of cancer will bolster thousands of pending cases and open the door for countless people who blame their suffering on the weed killer, the man's lawyers said.
“I'm glad to be here to be able to help in a cause that's way bigger than me,” Dewayne Johnson said at a news conference Friday after the verdict was announced.
Johnson, 46, alleges that heavy contact with the herbicide caused his non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. The state Superior Court jury agreed that Roundup contributed to Johnson's...
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Monsanto to pay $289M after jury agrees Roundup weed killer caused man's terminal cancer

Monsanto to pay $289M after jury agrees Roundup weed killer caused man's terminal cancer

4 days ago   |   By Health and Fitness

A San Francisco jury ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto to pay $289 million to the former school groundskeeper dying of cancer, saying the company's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his disease.
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