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Despite federal court ruling, California may put Prop 65 cancer label on glyphosate weedkiller

James Aidala, Lisa Burchi | 
On October 6, 2020, the California Developmental and Reproductive Toxicant Identification Committee (DARTIC) announced it will be meeting on December 11, ...

Judge dismisses lawsuit alleging that ‘natural’ apple juice shouldn’t contain trace pesticides

On October 6, 2020, a California judge dismissed an amended complaint alleging that apple juice and applesauce products sold by ...
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Court order blocking California glyphosate cancer label could spark more legal challenges to Prop. 65

On June 22, 2020, U.S. District Judge William B. Shubb (Eastern District of California) granted summary judgment in favor of ...

Judge tosses glyphosate-in-Cheerios lawsuit for no evidence of ‘injury’

The active ingredient in popular weed killers, glyphosate, has gotten bad press lately .... Some advocacy groups are claiming that ...

USDA patents provide glimpse of coming GMO and bioengineered food labels

On August 7, 2018, USDA filed six new bioengineered food symbols with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, to “certify ...
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Lawsuit against Dannon alleging misleading non-GMO label dismissed by New York court

The Southern District of New York joins the list of federal courts that have recently rejected potential class action suits ...
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Biotech industry urges USDA to overhaul ‘outdated’ crop biotechnology regulations

[The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)] is proposing a regulatory program in which ...
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California v EPA: Legal challenge possible over Prop 65 labeling of herbicide glyphosate as carcinogenic

Joshua More, Patrick Veasy | 
Monsanto officially lost its fight to avoid a Prop 65 warning label on its products containing glyphosate, a chemical used ...
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Sen. Stabenow will propose new, compromise GMO labeling bill

Aaron Phelps | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) ...

Lawsuit against Chipotle over GMO-free advertising is dismissed

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Chipotle dodges non-GM class ...

Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act: much ado about nothing?

Hannesson Murphy | 
Earlier in 2013, it was reported that the EEOC had filed two lawsuits against employers, one in New York and the other ...
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