Court Dismisses Monsanto’s Appeal of Biotech Beets Case

USAgNet – 05/24/2011

According to attorney George Kimbrell of the Center for Food Safety (CFS): “Today’s order cements a critical legal benchmark in the battle for meaningful oversight of biotech crops and food. Because of this case, there will be public disclosure and debate on the harmful impacts of these pesticide-promoting crops, as well as legal protections for farmers threatened by contamination.”