02 Mar '12, 10pm

Mann Bites Dogged Attorney-General: David Doniger, Policy Director, Climate and Clean Air Program, Washington, D...

The Virginia Supreme Court today called off the witch-hunt against climate scientist Michael Mann by the state’s attorney-general, Ken Cuccinelli. A staunch ultra-conservative and strident climate science denier, Cuccinelli used his office to challenge the Environmental Protection Agency’s actions to address carbon pollution under the Clean Air Act, and to harass individual scientists. Neither one is working out so well for him. Earlier this week, the U.S. Court of Appeals heard oral arguments against EPA’s scientific “endangerment finding” on behalf of a rogues’ gallery of challengers, including Cuccinelli, Texas Governor Rick Perry, and a dozen House members including Michelle Bachmann. All observers seem to agree their attack on endangerment went nowhere with either the conservative or liberal judges on the panel. (See here and here , for example. And listen to a panel ...

Full article: http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/ddoniger/mann_bites_dog...

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