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American awarded $80 million in lawsuit claiming Monsanto product causes cancer

Updated : March 28, 2019 05:02 PM IST

Edwin Hardeman proved that Roundup's design was defective, it lacked sufficient cancer warnings and its manufacturer, agribusiness giant Monsanto, was negligent, the six-person jury in San Francisco found.
It awarded Hardeman more than $5 million in compensation and an additional $75 million in punitive damages.
American awarded $80 million in lawsuit claiming Monsanto product causes cancer

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