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Jury set to hear Roundup case on pesticide cancer link

Dewayne Johnson, a 46-year-old father of two, says he is sick because of contact with Roundup, the top-selling weed killer made by the chemical giant.  A California Superior Court jury in San Francisco on Monday was set to hear opening statements from opposing sides, with witnesses to follow in a trial over the potential link between the weed killer and Johnson's illness.  Monsanto could face massive losses if lawyers show in court that the company's herbicide Roundup caused a groundskeeper's lethal cancer.  Read more...


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