Actually, Monsanto is facing a Roundup class action filed by a woman from Texas. The plaintiff stated that the product of the agricultural giant became the reason of her chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
The plaintiff Carolyn D. says she has been using regularly Roundup for a long period of time. These products usually have safety labels. The plaintiff mentioned in her complaint that during the timeframe she was using Roundup products, Carolyn followed strictly all the precautionary instructions.
In fact, the plaintiff was suffering from chronic lymphocytic leukemia(CLL). According to the Roundup class action, this diagnosis is the result of using Roundup products for a long timeframe.
According to the Roundup class action, the plaintiff suffered injuries because of Monsanto’s Roundup products. This also refers to thousands of other consumers who appeared in a similar situation due to the agricultural giant’s actions.
As many consumers claim, Monsanto has marketed its Roundup as a quite safe product. That’s to say, the defendant was advertising its product as ‘’safer than table salt’’. Furthermore, the company was spreading the information that it is non-toxic to animals. However, this is not true, as the plaintiff asserts. As a matter of fact, the New York Attorney General filed a lawsuit against the agricultural giant. The suit accuses Monsanto of marketing its products deceitfully and providing consumers with misleading information regarding the safety of its product.
The Roundup class action refers to the following: design defect, negligent behavior, as well as failure to warn. It also includes the breach of implied warranties.
The overview of Roundup Cancer
Roundup is a weedkiller of the agricultural giant Monsanto. It turns out that this product is connected with certain types of Roundup cancer. It also includes non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Here is the list of the most common types of Roundup cancer: Bone cancer, Leukemia, B-cell Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, etc. Among other Roundup side, effects are skin tumors, DNA damage, etc.
It’s worth mentioning that especially farm workers and home gardeners suffer from Roundup side effects. The majority of consumers who filed the lawsuit against Monsanto point out that they were diagnosed with cancer when they started using Monsanto’s product.
It’s essential to know that it was in 2001 when certain studies carried out in countries like U.S., Sweden, and Canada revealed a Roundup cancer link. Moreover, it goes back to the 1980s when the Environmental Protection Agency expressed its suspicions related to the Roundup cancer connection. Furthermore, the report of the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) showed that one of the ingredients contained in Roundup may lead to cancer. This ingredient is glyphosate.
Do you want to file a Roundup class action?
Are you a farm worker or a home gardener, diagnosed with cancer because of Roundup? In this case, you may file a Roundup cancer lawsuit. It is true that filing a Roundup class action won’t help you reduce the pain and suffering that you have to experience because of using Roundup. However, in this way, you have the opportunity of solving certain financial problems regarding medical expenses.