US Antitrust Investigation Could Include more Tech Companies

In addition to Google, the antitrust investigation taken up by the US government could be expanded to include Facebook, Amazon and Apple. It is not yet known when they will be undertaken, but, according to Reuters, the Justice Department and Federal Trade Commission have worked out which companies they will examine for potential anti-competitive practices.…

Chevron Shakedown Lawyer Now Held In Contempt Of Court

Published at: Hot Air by Jazz Shaw It’s been a while since we checked in on Steven Donziger, the New York City attorney who was the architect of the failed Chevron Shakedown. How are things going for him these days? Well, the first item to note is that I should issue a correction to that…

Environmentalists Sue Oregon Ranchers Pardoned by Trump

Tim Pearce | May 14, 2019 – The Daily Caller Three environmental groups sued the federal government on Monday to block the renewal of a 10-year grazing permit for Oregon ranchers Dwight and Steven Hammond, The Oregonian reports. Western Watersheds Project, the Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians filed suit against the Bureau of…

London Police Want to Charge 1100+ Extinction Rebellion Protesters

Date: 25/05/19 – Evening Standard Scotland Yard wants to charge more than 1,100 people who were arrested during last month’s Extinction Rebellion protests, a senior office has said. More than 70 activists have so far been charged in connection with the demonstrations that brought parts of London to a standstill for 10 days. The group’s…

Climate Lawsuits Have Cities Seeing Green

By Hunter Pearl, Institute for Energy Research “In my last article I discussed atmospheric trust litigation (ATL), the latest crusade among radical environmentalists to impose through the courts what they could not pass through the ballot box. This coordinated campaign includes using child plaintiffs to sue the federal government to adopt their desired climate change…

Obama Center in Chicago Could Come To a Screeching Halt

A federal judge in Chicago allowed a lawsuit to proceed against former President Barack Obama’s $500 million Presidential Center today. Three environmentalists with the group Protect Our Parks and other opponents are involved in litigation to prevent the construction. According to the Washington Examiner, the plaintiffs assert in their lawsuit that the city of Jackson…

What Brett Kavanaugh Means for Liberty

Hearings began for President Trump’s Supreme Court pick, Brett Kavanaugh. John Stossel interviews Ilya Shaprio of the Cato Institute who goes into what to expect with President Trump’s pick for the top for the Supreme Court, including curbs on the powers of agencies like the EPA.