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Monsanto to pay $350K to settle more wheat-related lawsuits

posted on March 20, 2015 at 4:32 PM

Monsanto said Wednesday it will pay about $350,000 to settle class action lawsuits brought by farmers in seven states over genetically modified wheat. Full Story

Most wrongful-death lawsuits settled in listeria outbreak

posted on March 13, 2015 at 2:03 PM

A Denver judge wrapped up most of the wrongful-death lawsuits stemming from a 2011 listeria outbreak that killed more than 30 people and sickened more than 140 others. Full Story

Utility to Pay Tenn. Coal Ash Spill Victims $27.8M

posted on August 1, 2014 at 2:10 PM

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The nation's largest public utility has agreed to pay more than $27 million to settle claims from Tennessee property owners who suffered damages from a huge spill of toxin-laden coal ash sludge.The 2008 spill... Full Story

Judge Slashes Landmark $240M EEOC Verdict To $1.6M

posted on May 17, 2013 at 12:57 PM

Judge says he must limit the judgment to $50,000 per employee. Full Story

Black Farmers File Claims in USDA Settlement

posted on March 30, 2012 at 1:59 PM

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - When Roy James needed money to buy equipment and dig an irrigation well for his father's Mississippi farm, he applied for a loan from the U.S. Department of Agriculture - but was turned down.     ... Full Story

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