CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A jury on Saturday awarded $265 million in punitive damages to a southeastern Missouri peach farmer who argued that weedkiller dicamba that had drifted onto his orchards from other farms had severely damaged his trees — an award that could bode well for other farmers suing the chemical’s makers. The punitive damages awarded to farmer Bill Bader, of Campbell, came a day after the jury awarded him $15 million in… Read at AP News
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