“Our rationale is based on the precautionary principle in the face of environmental risks as well as the right of the Mexican government to take action in favor of the public good.”
Bayer will have to pay between "$8.8 billion to $9.6 billion to resolve current Roundup lawsuits."
“Even as we celebrate and congratulate those who made this day possible, millions of people are being exposed to glyphosate.”
“This verdict is just the tip of the iceberg.”
Bader Farms claims Monsanto induces farmers to buy dicamba-tolerant seeds.
Bayer, and Monsanto, still continue to claim their products’ safety even though the company has not been successful in convincing a jury yet.
The company also argues that the $2 billion verdict was “unsupported, excessive and unconstitutional.”
More than 13,000 plaintiffs have filed suit against Monsanto in the United States.
"We want the companies to take responsibility for warning people – even if there is a chance that something would be harmful or hazardous for them, people should be warned."
"This is a very important discovery because it shows there are objective strategies to silence strong voices."
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