Hardeman v. Monsanto

ELR Citation: 49 ELR 20053
No(s). 16-cv-00525-VC (N.D. Cal. Mar 27, 2019)

A U.S. jury awarded over $80 million in damages to a California man who claimed that the weedkiller Roundup caused his cancer. The jury found the man proved that Roundup's design was defective, that it lacked sufficient warnings of the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), and that the weedkiller's ma...