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Columbia Law School Center for Climate Change Law: D.C. Court Affirms Michael Mann’s Right to Proceed in Defamation Lawsuit

Superior Court of D.C. has affirmed Michael Mann’s right to proceed in his defamation lawsuit against Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), the National Review, Inc. and related parties. The Court’s ruling is significant for giving a climate scientist a potential remedy against those who...

Merchants of Doubt

Ever wondered why good science has lost so much traction in public policy, especially in the US? (Though Canada is far from exempt: Consider the Experimental Lakes Area.) Or why so many Americans just won’t seem to accept obvious facts about evolution, climate change, even second hand tobacco smoke...