Monsanto court blow on poisoning

BBC News

A French court has found the US biotech giant Monsanto legally responsible for the poisoning of a farmer who inhaled a powerful weedkiller.

Correspondents say the case could influence rulings in other countries on the use of pesticides.

Monsanto says it will appeal against Monday’s verdict by a court in Lyon.

Read More: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-17024494

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