Dow Renews Bid To Kill UFW Pesticide Suit

Law360, New York (February 10, 2010, 2:02 PM EST) -- Pointing to an appeals court's recent decision to dismiss a case with “identical" circumstances, Dow AgroSciences LLC has renewed its motion to wipe out a suit brought by activists over the government's decision to re-register the allegedly harmful pesticide chlorpyrifos.

Dow, an intervenor in the suit, on Friday filed its renewed motion to dismiss the suit over the pesticide filed by the United Farm Workers of America and other plaintiffs against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of...
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