Pursuing Truth and Transparency in America's Food System

Turmoil both in and outside courtrooms appears to be growing for Monsanto, a unit of German owner Bayer AG, as the company works to meet overlapping deadlines for appeal actions in the three Roundup...

June 13, 2019

After three stunning courtroom losses in California, the legal battle over the safety of Monsanto’s top-selling Roundup herbicide is headed for the company’s hometown, where corporate officials...

May 17, 2019

After less than two full days of deliberations, a California jury ordered Monsanto to pay just over $2 billion in punitive and compensatory damages to a married couple who both developed non-Hodgkin...

May 13, 2019

Jury deliberations were set to resume Monday morning in Oakland, California in the case of an elderly married couple who allege that many years of use of Monsanto's Roundup herbicide caused them each...

May 13, 2019

After dramatic day-long closing arguments in which the plaintiffs' attorney suggested $1 billion in punitive damages would be appropriate, jury deliberations were getting underway on Thursday in...

May 9, 2019

After two costly courtroom losses, lawyers for Monsanto and its German owner Bayer AG on Wednesday were set to make closing arguments in what is the third trial brought by people who blame their...

May 8, 2019

Internal Monsanto records just filed in court show that a corporate intelligence group hired to "to take the temperature on current regulatory attitudes for glyphosate" reported that the White House...

May 7, 2019

(UPDATED April 30, 2019 with new documents) Newly released internal Monsanto records show fresh evidence of the measures the company has taken to influence scientific literature as part of a...

April 30, 2019

We knew from previously released documents that Reuters reporter Kate Kelland was a key connection for Monsanto in its endeavor to undermine and discredit the World Health Organization's...

April 25, 2019

In a new court filing, Monsanto has laid out a long list of reasons California's appeals court should overturn a $78.5 million damage award issued against the company and its German owner Bayer AG...

April 24, 2019