Scientists Return to Court to Explain Roundup Cancer Link

April 6, 2018 – San Francisco, California – Dr. Beate Ritz and Dr. Christopher Portier, two experts testifying on behalf of the plaintiffs in the Monsanto Roundup litigation, were called back to court this week to defend their assessments that Roundup causes non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). U.S. District Court Judge Vince Chhabria asked both scientists [...]

By | 2018-04-18T16:02:21+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News|

D.C. Judge Denies Motion to Dismiss Class Action Against Monsanto

March 31, 2018 – Washington D.C. — A Washington D.C. judge rejected a motion by Monsanto to dismiss a class action lawsuit filed by Beyond Pesticides and the Organic Consumers Association, two consumer advocacy groups that allege Monsanto’s labeling of its Roundup weed killer is misleading. U.S. District Judge Timothy Kelly [...]

By | 2018-04-12T09:05:39+00:00 March 31st, 2018|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News|

Experts Discuss Roundup Cancer Link at Monsanto Science Week

Monsanto Science Week marked the first time that the science behind the company’s Roundup weed killer was scrutinized under oath. Expert witnesses from both sides, including epidemiologists, toxicologists and others analyzed relevant research in open court before U.S. District Court Judge Vince Chhabria in what is formally known as a [...]

By | 2018-04-06T17:11:10+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Michael L. Baum|

Expert Witnesses to Face Off in Roundup Cancer Hearing Next Week

Both Sides of Roundup Cancer Lawsuits Present Experts at Monsanto MDL Daubert Hearing on March 5 March 4, 2018 – San Francisco, California - - A Daubert Hearing for the federal Monsanto Roundup litigation is scheduled to begin on Monday, March 5, 2018 at U.S. District Court, Northern District of California [...]

Five Facts About IARC and the Glyphosate Debate That You Should Know

Feb. 23, 2018 – Washington D.C. - - On Feb. 6, 2018, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science, Space and Technology held a hearing to scrutinize the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and its evaluation of glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer as a probable [...]

By | 2018-04-11T10:48:20+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Monsanto Roundup News|

Defending IARC’s Scientific Integrity Against Congressional Attack

Feb. 6, 2018 – Washington D.C. - - Today’s Science, Space, Technology (SST) Committee Hearing, ironically titled, “In Defense of Scientific Integrity: Examining the IARC Monograph Programme and Glyphosate Review,” should probably have been named “Monsanto’s Daily Glyphosate Talking Points.” The hearing, headed by Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), started with reiterating the same [...]

Baum Hedlund Hosts Live Stream of SST Committee IARC Hearing

Please join us this Tuesday on Feb. 6, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. PST (10:00 a.m. EST) as we live stream the Science, Space and Technology (SST) Committee Hearing - In Defense of Scientific Integrity: Examining the IARC Monograph Programme and Glyphosate Review. Watch and interact with other viewers: Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman YouTube Channel [...]

By | 2018-02-06T19:06:54+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News|

GMO Advocate Claims it’s Safe to Drink Glyphosate Then Refuses a Glass

When GMO advocate Patrick Moore sat down for a 2015 interview with a French documentary filmmaker, he wanted people to know that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide, was safe; so safe that “you could drink a whole quart of it and it would not hurt you.” At the [...]

By | 2018-01-24T04:15:48+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Top Stories, Blog, Monsanto Roundup News|

A Complete German Glyphosate Ban Could be on the Horizon

Berlin, Germany - Jan. 12, 2018 - - Germany’s largest political parties announced a breakthrough today after days of extensive talks in proposing a formal coalition government. To the surprise of many, the proposed blueprint for the new government agreed to by the Christian Democrats (CDU), the Christian Social Union (CSU) [...]

By | 2018-01-19T10:45:31+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Top Stories, Blog, Monsanto Roundup News|

50 San Francisco Roundup Lawsuits Filed Against Monsanto

San Francisco, California – Dec. 19, 2017 -- The law firms of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman and Kennedy & Madonna filed lawsuits against Monsanto Co. last week on behalf of 50 California residents who allege exposure to Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide caused them to develop non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Robert F. Kennedy [...]

By | 2018-01-30T14:54:39+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, Ronald L. M. Goldman|