Judge Denies Monsanto’s Motion To Seal Documents Regarding Dangers Of Glyphosate
Mealey's (March 20, 2017, 3:53 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — A federal judge in California on March 13 issued an order denying Monsanto Co.’s motion to seal documents that it submitted in connection with a motion to compel the testimony of a former official at a federal environmental agency pertaining to the harmful effects of glyphosate, the active ingredient in the herbicide Roundup (In Re: Roundup Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2741, N.D. Calif.).
(Order available. Document #15-170328-004R.)
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