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GMA, IDFA and Others Appeal Court Ruling on Vermont Labeling Law

Jun 24, 2015

IDFA joined the Grocery Manufacturers Association and two other associations today in filing a brief with a federal appellate court explaining that a district court judge erred in refusing to block implementation of Vermont’s law mandating warning labels on products with ingredients from genetically engineered (GE) plants.  

The associations say the law violates the First Amendment’s free-speech guarantee because it imposes burdensome new speech requirements on food manufacturers and retailers.

Read the press release here

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