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Bayer-Roundup Judge Moves to Resume Cancer Trials in U.S. (2)

Nov. 10, 2020, 1:09 AM

Bayer AG may face as many as four U.S. trials over its Roundup weedkiller next year after a judge said Monday he’s ready to resume putting cases in front of jurors.

With thousands of lawsuits alleging the herbicide is cancerous still unresolved even after Bayer announced an $11 billion settlement plan in June, U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria in San Francisco said it’s time to move forward following a period during which all the federal cases were on hold for negotiations.

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