Monsanto Ordered To Pay Former Groundskeeper Nearly $290 Million In Damages

Monsanto (now part of Bayer) is one of the most politically connected and crony companies in the world.

(From KPIX)

A San Francisco jury Friday ruled in favor of a former Benicia Unified School District groundskeeper who claimed the chemical glyphosate – contained in the popular herbicide “Roundup” – caused his cancer.

The jury ordered that Roundup manufacturer Monsanto pay Dewayne “Lee” Johnson, who is suffering from terminal non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, nearly $290 million in damages.

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