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Legal wrangle continues over US Maui County GM crop ban

A coalition of residents from the US state of Hawaii's Maui County and the Center for Food Safety (CFS) have asked a US federal court to allow them to defend a challenge to a recently approved local ordinance that bans genetically modified crops. The request comes in the wake of a decision by Maui County officials last week to agree to a request by Monsanto, Dow Agrosciences and others challenging the law to hold off on implementing the ordinance until at least March 31st 2015.



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