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Two Attorneys Plead Guilty in Extortion Scheme Against Roundup Maker

Two Virginia attorneys recently pled guilty to an extortion scheme aimed at seeking a $200 million contract with the Bayer/Monsanto in exchange for avoiding potential harm through litigation against the company and other acts against the company. The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) charged the attorneys in this case in December 2019 after substantial evidence was compiled related to their scheme.

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