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Food industry groups sue to block Vermont's GMOs labeling law

The Grocery Manufacturers Association and other industry groups challenged a new Vermont law in federal court Thursday that requires the labeling of food made with genetically modified organisms.

The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in Burlington, had been expected since Gov. Peter Shumlin signed the state's GMO labeling law last month, making Vermont the first in the nation to require the labeling.

Read more: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/food-industry-groups-sue-to-block-vermonts-gmos-labeling-law/

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