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US jury finds Monsanto guilty in Roundup trial
By Glenn CHAPMAN
San Francisco, Aug 10, 2018 (AFP) - A California jury on Friday ordered chemical giant Monsanto to pay nearly $290 million for failing to warn a dying groundskeeper that its weed killer Roundup might cause cancer.
Jurors unanimously found that Monsanto -- which vowed to appeal -- acted with "malice" and that its weed killers Roundup and the professional grade version RangerPro contributed "substantially" to Dewayne Johnson's t ...

 

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