Monsanto, 3M, Others Targeted By Cancer Victim

Law360, New York (April 14, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A former tank cleaner at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard has filed a proposed class action against Monsanto Company, 3M Company, Owens Corning and at least two dozen others, alleging that he developed lymphoma as a result of long-term exposure to the defendants' toxic chemical products.

Brian Ferguson, flanked by his wife, Rebecca, lodged a complaint Monday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Washington, demanding that the defendant group of manufacturers, sellers and importers be held liable for his injuries.

“Plaintiff has used,...
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