The Debate

Ticking time bomb? Cancer lawsuits mount for Monsanto over glyphosate

A California jury has awarded two billion dollars to a cancer-stricken couple that used Roundup extensively. It's the third major ruling in a row against Roundup's maker Monsanto. With dozens of other lawsuits slated, what next for its new parent company, German agro-chemical giant Bayer? Europe's just given glyphosate a five-year extension. Its regulators contradict the World Health Organization's findings and have so far refused to certify the link between Roundup and cancer.


Produced by Alessandro XENOS, Juliette LAURAIN and Jimena MORALES-VALESCO

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