The US appeals court has reduced the punitive damages Monsanto has to pay victims of its Roundup weedkiller from $80 to $25,27 million.
The US Supreme Court is obliged to retain punitive to compensatory damages in a 9-to-1 ratio.
In March, a court in California awarded Edwin Haderman the sum of $80 million, as his exposure to Roundup caused him to suffer from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Edwin Hardeman was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in 2014.
Bayer insists that Roundup is safe for human ...

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