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Front Group Creates Monsanto Smear Campaign against Independent Science

The American Chemistry Council, an organization that counts Monsanto and other chemical industry giants in its ranks, has launched a public relations campaign designed to smear the independent science produced by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and deceive the public about the safety of glyphosate, a key [...]

By | February 10th, 2017|Monsanto Roundup News|

$227 Million Center City Building Collapse Settlement Announced

A $227 million Center City building collapse settlement has been announced just days after a jury began hearing testimony in the damages portion of the structural failure lawsuit. Prior to this, the jury in the Philadelphia building collapse lawsuit found all defendants liable in the tragedy, which killed seven people [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Building Collapse News|

Truck Debris Caused Crash in West Windsor

A fatal car accident occurred in West Windsor, New Jersey, on Wednesday, February 1, 2017, when a 63-year-old-man went off the road and struck several trees. The accident was linked to a tractor-trailer that had travelled the area earlier. The West Windsor crash was one of four fatal vehicle accidents [...]

By | February 3rd, 2017|Truck News|

Jury Awards Victim of Coleraine School Bus Crash $28.6 Million

A jury has awarded a victim in the October 9, 2009, Coleraine school bus crash $28.6 million, finding both drivers in the accident at fault. Paige Anderson, who was 16 years old when the crash occurred, was riding in the back seat of a car that collided with the bus. [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Bus News|

Center City Building Collapse Jury Finds All Defendants Guilty

A jury determining fault in the 2013 Center City building collapse returned with a verdict against all five defendants. The lawsuit was a contentious one, with accusations hurled that the plaintiffs were looking to cash in on the tragedy while the defendants pointed the blame at each other. The jury [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Building Collapse News|

Former Exec Facing Jail for $400 Million Tenet Healthcare Fraud Scheme

A former senior executive of Tenet Healthcare Corporation has been indicted for his alleged role in a scheme to defraud federal and state healthcare programs of over $400 million. The indictment alleges that 60-year-old John Holland schemed to defraud the U.S. government, the Medicaid programs in Georgia and South Carolina, [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Whistleblower News|

NCAA Concussion Lawsuit Alleges Players Put at Risk for Brain Trauma

An NCAA concussion lawsuit has been filed against the organization by players who say they were not protected from the long-term damage created by head injuries. Separately, a lawsuit was also filed by NCAA players against Riddell, a helmet maker, for misleading athletes about the safety of its helmets. The [...]

By | January 31st, 2017|TBI News|

Hanford Truck Accidents Involve Up to 50 Vehicles

Up to 50 vehicles were involved in a series of Hanford truck accidents and car collisions on January 31, 2017. Among the factors cited for causing the truck accidents were dense fog and people driving too fast for conditions. Traffic was backed up for more than four miles along westbound [...]

By | January 31st, 2017|Truck News|

Ruling Could Require Monsanto to Label Roundup with Cancer Warning

The State of California can require agricultural giant Monsanto to label its blockbuster herbicide, Roundup, as a possible carcinogen, according to a judge’s tentative ruling issued on Friday. California could become the first U.S. state to require a Roundup cancer warning if Fresno County Superior Court Judge Kristi Kapetan’s tentative [...]

By | January 27th, 2017|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News|

Baum Hedlund and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Hold Press Conference to Support California in Fight Against Monsanto

Fresno, California – Jan. 27, 2017 - - Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., Michael Baum of the law firm Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman and a number of their clients spoke at a press conference outside of the B.F. Sisk Courthouse in Fresno on Friday to support the State of California [...]

By | January 27th, 2017|Blog, Michael L. Baum, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases|