Mercer County judge to hear Monsanto case – News – The Charleston Gazette – West Virginia News and Sports –.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A Mercer County circuit judge has been appointed to hear a Putnam County class-action lawsuit that’s slated to begin next week.
The state Supreme Court appointed Judge Derek Swope on Monday to preside over a case against Monsanto brought on behalf of thousands of current and former Nitro residents who claim their town’s been…
August 12, 2011 – A lawsuit filed today in federal court against the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS) seeks to end cultivation of genetically engineered (GE) crops on twenty-five national wildlife refuges across the U.S. Southeast. The suit is the latest step in a campaign to banish GE crops from all refuges.
Read more… Lawsuit To Halt GE Crops On Southeastern Refuges: Genetically Engineered Crops on 25 Refuges in 8 States Are Illegal.