Dewayne Johnson

SAN FRANCISCO | Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

SAN FRANCISCO — A jury’s $289 million award to a former school groundskeeper who said Monsanto’s Roundup left him dying of cancer will bolster thousands of pending cases and open the door for countless people who blame their suffering on the weed killer, the man’s lawyers said. “I’m glad to be here to be able … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

SAN FRANCISCO | The Latest: Man hopes Monsanto verdict boosts other cases

SAN FRANCISCO — The Latest on jury $289 million verdict against Monsanto in a lawsuit accusing its Roundup weed killer contributed to cancer (all times local): 6:30 p.m. The former school groundskeeper who won a $289 million verdict in a lawsuit alleging Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer says he hopes the decision … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | The Latest: Man hopes Monsanto verdict boosts other cases

SAN FRANCISCO | Jury backs man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer

SAN FRANCISCO — A San Francisco jury on Friday ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto to pay $289 million to a former school groundskeeper dying of cancer, saying the company’s popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his disease. The lawsuit brought by Dewayne Johnson was the first to go to trial among hundreds filed in state and … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Jury backs man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer