PCB Case Against Monsanto Remanded To State Court

Law360, New York (February 24, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Fifty homeowners who live either on the Escambia Bay or the Escambia River in Florida have won a fight to claim in state court that Monsanto Co., Pharmacia Corp. and Solutia Inc. lowered their property values and endangered their health by illegally discharging polychlorinated biphenyls into the water.

The case was initiated in June in the Circuit Court in and for Escambia County, Fla., but was moved the next month to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida.

It has now been moved...
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