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Supreme court defends Monsanto’s patent on soybean

| | February 21, 2013
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WASHINGTON — A freewheeling and almost entirely one-sided argument at the Supreme Court on Tuesday indicated that the justices would not allow Monsanto’s patents for genetically altered soybeans to be threatened by an Indiana farmer who used them without paying the company a fee.

View the original article here: Supreme Court Appears to Defend Patent on Soybean

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