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Curtis Weyant

Managing Editor

Credentials and Publications

  • Roberts Wesleyan College (B.A.)
  • Signum University (M.A.)

About Curtis Weyant

Curtis Weyant has more than 20 years as a writer, editor, and communicator, publishing on a wide variety of topics, especially in the financial, legal, and medical fields. At ConsumerSafety.org, Curtis oversees the day-to-day publication of all content, ensuring its relevance with the mission of the site and adherence to the strict Editorial Guidelines we have adopted.

Curtis has been published in peer-reviewed journals, print books, and on a variety of websites and blogs, and he has presented at a number of conferences across the country. His work has appeared or been cited in Salon, PopMatters, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, and elsewhere. Curtis holds a BA in English Literature from Roberts Wesleyan College and an MA in Language & Literature from Signum University.

Stories by Curtis Weyant

Legal
Legal Look: Roundup Verdict Slashed, Criminal Probe into J&J Talc Coverup, $1 Billion Pelvic Mesh Trial
In this issue of the Legal Look, we review the recent reduction of an $80 million Roundup verdict, a new investigation looking into whether […]
July 16, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Health
JUUL Health Risks Are Worse Than We Thought
Arguments about the relative safety of JUUL and other e-cigarette devices have been part of the public discourse since vapes first came on the […]
June 26, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
Big Pharma Stocks Fall as Large Verdicts Rise
Publicly traded companies are beholden to their shareholders. As such, when the share price of stocks start to fall, executives at those companies need […]
June 19, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Health
Is Roundup Dangerous? Can Weed Killer Cause Cancer?
As spring emerges and winter weather gives way to warmer temperatures, ideas about gardening, landscaping, and other types of lawn and flora care start […]
June 14, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
Legal Look: Monsanto’s Mortality Maneuver, Florida’s New Evidence Standard & $300M Talc Mesothelioma Verdict
The current issue of the Legal Look reviews a recent bid by Monsanto to pare down the Dewayne Johnson verdict, the adoption of a […]
June 4, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Products
Roundup Verdicts: See Every Jury Decision at a Glance
Roundup lawsuits are in full force, and early verdicts have been coming in hot and heavy in favor of the plaintiffs. Will this trend […]
May 30, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
Legal Look: Sorin 3T Settlement, Vatican Abuse Reporting Law & Rideshare “Dooring” Lawsuits
In this issue of the Legal Look, we review recent news about a settlement of most Sorin 3T lawsuits, a new Vatican law that […]
May 16, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
Historic Roundup Verdict Awards $2 Billion to Couple with Cancer
The latest verdict in a Roundup lawsuit comes with a jury award of more than $2 billion – that’s right, billion with a B. This […]
May 14, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
Does Uloric Cause Heart Attacks?
Uloric has been in the headlines recently due to an announcement by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in February that a new […]
May 8, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Safety
Construction Safety Week 2019: What It Is and What You Can Do
We pass them on our way to work or see them working nearby, but how often do we consider the commitment and risk that […]
April 30, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
2019 National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
Do you have some old prescriptions that you never finished in the back of your medicine cabinet? Perhaps a parent or other older family […]
April 26, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
Legal Look: Monsanto Mediation, TVM Takedown and Talc Transfers
In this issue of the Legal Look we are examining a judge’s order for Monsanto to mediate the latest Roundup lawsuit, the FDA’s recent […]
April 25, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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