(July 23, 2019) It is now official: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is an industry-captured entity. It does not “work” for the people of this country for whom it was created, by President Richard Nixon
(July 22, 2019) Costco announced this summer that it will quit selling Roundup. A Costco spokesperson announced May 29 that the company is not planning to sell Monsanto’s best-selling concoction this season. Some 12,000 Roundup
(July 16, 2019) Calling Monsanto “reprehensible” for concealing the cancerous hazards of Roundup, U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria refused to toss out a jury verdict against the chemical giant this week. Judge Chhabria oversaw
(July 12, 2019) Monsanto money buys science. The embodiment of the way Monsanto works to buy whatever scientific “expert” opinions it needs is readily seen in the person of one Dr. Nina V. Federoff.
(July 9, 2019) After losing the first three Roundup trials by decisive, unanimous jury verdicts in California, Monsanto is set to face its fourth Roundup trial next month in the company's hometown. Whether Roundup
The ongoing chlorpyrifos tragedy that has unfolded over several decades shows once again how our Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been captured by industry. EPA executives have violated the agency’s own rules in order
(June 24, 2019) A Pennsylvania Superior Court ruling this month gives clergy abuse victims more time to file a claim. On June 11, 2019, the state’s highest court reversed a lower court which had found
(June 15, 2019) Matthews & Associates Law Firm, attorney Tim Goss, and Philadelphia attorney Rosemary Pinto filed an IVC filter lawsuit against Rex Medical L.P. and Argon Medical Devices, Inc. on March 6, 2017 in
Several studies have linked pesticides to child development problems. Those near farms face the greatest risk. (June 17, 2019) Young children exposed to pesticides containing chlorpyrifos can suffer lifelong problems that include autism,
(June 13, 2019) – A California jury ruled yesterday that asbestos in Johnson & Johnson and Colgate Palmolive's talcum powder products likely caused a woman’s cancer. The jury awarded the dying woman $12 million.
(June 10, 2019) A New York state law change this year helps sex abuse victims seek justice that may otherwise have been lost to them. The Child Victims Act had languished for years at
(June 4, 2019) The Monsanto manipulation machine has been bared (or Bayered) by Carey Gilliam and several other journalists the company has attacked for questioning the safety of Monsanto’s products. Internal company emails and documents
(May 29, 2019) Cell phone use caused a man’s brain tumor, said an Italian court in April 2017. The judge in the case ruled that a longtime Telecom Italia employee developed a brain tumor
The Roundup cocktail that has killed living things for decades now threatens its Monsanto creator. One is reminded of Macbeth's pausing to consider the fallout before he murders Duncan: "That we but teach bloody instructions
(May 20, 2019) An Ohio State University doctor sexually abused more than 177 male student athletes in a 20-year reign of perversion which OSU stands accused of being aware of and failing to stop.