If Democratic attorneys general can pursue climate change skeptics for fraud, then also at risk of prosecution are climate alarmists whose predictions of global doom have failed to materialize.And always remember, any good DA can indict a ham sandwich, though I can't imagine why you'd want to indict a ham sandwich.
The “cuts both ways” argument was among those raised by 13 Republican attorneys general in a letter urging their Democratic counterparts to stop using their law enforcement power against fossil fuel companies and others that challenge the climate change catastrophe narrative.
Consider carefully the legal precedent and threat to free speech, said the state prosecutors in their letter this week, headed by Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange.
“If it is possible to minimize the risks of climate change, then the same goes for exaggeration,” said the letter. “If minimization is fraud, exaggeration is fraud.”
Saturday, June 18, 2016
GOP Threatens to Prosecute Climate Alarmists
Yes, and it's a damn good thing. Fight fire with fire. GOP AGs warn Dems that if climate skeptics can be prosecuted for ‘fraud,’ so can alarmists