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RoundUp Tort

RoundUp Tort
August 14, 2018

Bayer Stock Takes Significant Hit After Nearly $300 Million Roundup Cancer Verdict

Bayer's stock has slumped significantly in the aftermath of a historic verdict that saw a California jury award $289 million to a groundskeeper who argued that his terminal cancer was caused by Roundup. On Monday, August 13th, the company's stock slumped more than 10 percent in trading just months after Bayer acquired Monsanto, the company who makes the popular Roundup…
RoundUp Tort
June 1, 2018

Can Using Roundup for Home Lawn or Garden Use Cause Cancer?

For well over a decade, scientific research has suggested that the use of glyphosate, an herbicide used in weed killers like Roundup, can cause a range of cancers. Some of the cancer glyphosate herbicides have been linked to in various studies include: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Skin Cancer Lung Cancer Brain Cancer Bladder Cancer Of these, the most commonly linked cancer with…
RoundUp Tort
June 1, 2018

Workers Who Regularly Used Roundup May Be Most At-Risk of Cancer Caused by Roundup Use

Since 2015, evidence from the scientific community has increasingly shown that glyphosate, which is commonly found in herbicides like Roundup, causes cancer. Outcry began in earnest after findings from the World Health Organization's (WHO) top cancer research arm that cited glyphosate as a probable carcinogen. This has led to strong disagreement from Monsanto and prominent politicians alike, even as the…