202002.15
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PEIFFER WOLF $265 MILLION DICAMBA JURY VERDICT IS JUST THE BEGINNING OF JUSTICE FOR FARMERS

 “Major Opportunity” For Farmers to Hold Monsanto/Bayer and BASF Accountable for Destruction Caused by Controversial Herbicide. CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO//February 15, 2020//In the wake of Friday’s $15 million verdict for compensatory damages, the same Missouri jury in the closely watched Monsanto/Bayer and BASF dicamba trial returned a $250 million punitive damages verdict on Saturday. U.S. farmers…

202002.15
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Two Bills Aim To Stop Dicamba, Pesticide Misuse

Dicamba | Indiana Public Media | Rebecca Thiele | February 11, 2020 — Two bills working their way through the Indiana legislature would increase penalties for farmers and others who misuse pesticides. One aim of the legislation is to stop a controversial weed killer from drifting off of fields and killing neighboring crops. The state has…

202002.15
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Pesticide Police, Overwhelmed By Dicamba Complaints, Ask EPA For Help

Dicamba Complaints | NPR | Dan Charles | February 6, 2020 — Every summer for the past three years, the phones have been ringing like crazy in the Office of the Indiana State Chemist. Farmers and homeowners were calling, complaining that their soybean fields or tomato plants looked sick, with curled-up leaves. They suspected pesticides from…

202001.08
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Employee error to blame for massive data leak, Wyze says

Wyze | ArsTechnica | Kate Cox | 12/30/2019, 10:34 AM Loads of folks found brand-new Wyze surveillance cameras under their trees or in their stockings this Christmas. And on Boxing Day, the company itself unwrapped a whole new world of trouble for everyone who uses its products, confirming a data leak that may have exposed personal…

202001.08
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Smart Home Device Maker Wyze Exposed Camera Database

Wyze | InfoRisk Today | Jeremy Kirk | December 30, 2019 Technical Data Plus Emails Made It Possible to Link Cameras to People Seattle-based smart home device maker Wyze says an error by a developer exposed a database to the internet over a three-week period earlier this month, but the security expert who found the exposure…