Landmark lawsuit over popular weed killer goes to trial

Plaintiffs are suing the company that makes Roundup, claiming the herbicide gave them cancer.
0:47 | 06/18/18

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A landmark lawsuit involving Monsanto's weed killer round up goes to trial today more than 4000. People are suing the company claiming roundup gave them cancer. The first plaintiff is California grounds keeper Dwayne Johnson. Doctors say the 46 year old has only months to live his attorneys claim Monsanto hid the cancer causing effects of the week killers active ingredient. Incentive denies the. Charges police union Arizona say they were amazed when they checked on a suspect accused of making fraudulent returns to local Wal-Mart now. Thomas recur is allegedly pulled similar schemes and more than a thousand Wal-Mart stores across the country they see return electronics of the store after removing their parts. Officials say cost a chain about one point three million dollars in the last eighteen months. He's due in court today.

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