Indiana Farmer Takes on Seed Behemoth Monsanto; Justices Skeptical of Farmer's Claim

Vernon Bowman travelled to Washington from his Indiana farm to hear the Supreme Court justices discuss his challenge to seed behemoth Monsanto, but the 76-year-old found himself seated too far back in the chamber today to follow the arguments. But he reiterated what his lawyer had argued: He said the seed company was wrong when it sued him in 2007 for patent infringement. "I wouldn't have dreamed it would come to the Supreme Court," Bowman, dressed in a suit and windbreaker, told reporters...Full Story
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