Safety Claims and Free Speech, Preemption and Defamation - Environmental Politics and Law - John Wargo - Lecture 11 of 24 - Video-lecture

Video-lecture, Environmental Law

Description: This lecture presents three cases: Bates v. Dow, a lawsuit brought by peanut growers against the producers of a pesticide that degraded their soil; the Alar case, in which environmental organizations and the media successfully pressured EPA to ban a carcinogenic pesticide used on apples; and the Texas Cattlemen's Association's lawsuit against Oprah Winfrey for her coverage of Mad Cow Disease.