Thursday, February 16, 2012

Yet More News About Monsanto

{image originally posted on Fuck Yeah Permaculture!}

Well it looks like France is definitely no friend to Monsanto. I caught wind of the latest news from Organic Authority

Guilty As Charged! French Court Finds Monsanto Responsible for Chemical Poisoning

On February 13th, a French court ruled in favor of farmer Paul Francois who reportedly developed three separate neurological disorders as a result of inhaling Monsanto’s alachlor-based weed killer called Lasso.

The court declared the St. Louis, MO-based seed and chemical company guilty of chemical poisoning and the cause of Francois’ memory loss, headaches and stammering in the first-ever case of its kind heard against a pesticide manufacturer in French courts.

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