March 27, 2019: Monsanto and their new parent company Bayer were hit with an $80 million verdict today, after being found responsible for causing non-hodgkins lymphoma in a man who used Roundup.
Edwin Hardeman was diagnosed with non-hodgkins lymphoma in 2015, having used Roundup on his property for 20 years.
The jury agreed with the plaintiff that Roundup was a substantial factor in causing Edwin’s lymphoma. Now they have handed down an $80 million dollar verdict, after a trial on the science of Roundup causing cancer and Monsanto’s actions in failing to warn of the risk. Bayer has vowed to appeal the verdict, a similar statement was made after the prior trial where they were found liable for Dwayne Johnson’s non-hodgkins lymphoma.
These 5 agencies have listed Roundup as a cancer causing or probably cancer causing chemical:
Roundup is now associated with cancers including:
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