Justices deny review in glyphosate cancer suit

June 21, 2022
The Supreme Court has rejected industry and conservative groups’ calls to take up a suit that tested both the alleged cancer-causing properties of the weed-killer glyphosate and whether federal law preempts California’s labeling requirements for such chemicals, letting stand an appellate ruling that denied manufacturers’ preemption claims. In its June 21 orders , the high court declined to review Monsanto v. Hardeman , where the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit upheld a $25 million damages award against...

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