Climate Lawsuits Piling Up

Guest essay by Eric Worrall For years many fossil fuel companies seemed content to stay quiet in the face of public vilification, but with big lawsuits looming, this strategy of avoiding public climate controversy is looking increasingly precarious. Four climate change lawsuits to watch in 2018 Did you know it’s possible to take legal action […]…

New York City Joins in Climate Change Racketeering Scheme

New York City joins the California municipalities of Imperial Beach, San Fransisco and Oakland cities along with Marin and San Matteo counties in suing British Petroleum (BP), Chevron, Conoco Phillips, Exxon Mobil and Royal Dutch Shell accusing them of hiding the research of their own scientists knowing that burning fossil fuels causes climate change. According…

Michael Mann may have jeopardized Canadian libel lawsuit

UPDATE 07/06/2017: Upon further investigation, it is looking like the Principia Scientific article cited below is not true. A review of the website’s archives shows a 2014 article states that Dr. Tim Ball won Mann’s lawsuit against him during that time as well. Apologies for any inconvenience. Not only is Penn State climate scientist Michael…

Could HSUS lose its non-profit status?

A fascinating court decision was handed down early last week that could result in the Humane Society (HSUS) losing its non-profit status under the US tax code. According to Courthouse News Service, a former HSUS donor (Genlin Foundation) sued the animal rights group for breach of contract. Genlin accused the HSUS of neglecting its duties…

Giving the Devil the Benefit of the Law

With what has been happening with President Trump with the leaks and the way in which the left is conducting itself, it reminds me of this scene from the 1967 movie A Man For All Seasons. In it the main character, Thomas Moore, posits a scenario to Roper who is Moore’s daughter’s suitor when the…

Environmentalists sue to obstruct Trump policies

Since environmentalists can’t make their case rationally, they will resort to force, fraud or litigation. Now that they have lost and President Trump is seeking to reverse much of their policies, they are resorting to the latter more than the former. According to The Daily Caller, within one day almost twenty environmentalist groups have filed…

CBD conducts “sue and settle” against EPA over ocean acidification

The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) has filed a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency in an attempt to force the bureaucracy to implement new water quality standards that are geared to protect marine life resulting from human carbon emissions (.e. climate change). As reported by Reuters, CBD alleges in their 12-page legal brief filed…