Bayer Told to Pay $1.56 Billion After Losing Roundup Case
Updated Nov. 18, 2023 7:43 pm ET
Bayer faces a payout of $1.56 billion after a Missouri jury present in favor of the plaintiffs who blamed its Roundup weedkiller for inflicting their cancers.
The resolution is the fourth in a row to go in opposition to Bayer throughout a roller-coaster five-year authorized battle over Roundup, the world’s hottest weedkiller, which included 9 straight victories for the corporate, in addition to earlier losses. The circumstances characterize tens of hundreds of claims from farmers and gardeners.
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