Calif. Voters Will Decide On GMO Labeling In November

Law360, New York (June 12, 2012, 10:26 PM EDT) -- California voters will get a chance to decide whether to require labels on genetically engineered foods, the California secretary of state's office said Monday as it announced that the Right to Know initiative will be on the ballot in November.

The proposed California Right to Know Genetically Engineered Food Act would require foods sold in retail outlets such as grocery stores — but not restaurants — to be labeled if they were produced with genetic engineering. In addition, genetically engineered foods can't be advertised as “natural,”...
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