Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Climate scientist Michael Mann sues over comparison to child molester

Published October 23, 2012
FoxNews.com
Controversial climate scientist Michael Mann, who helped raise global warming’s profile by representing temperatures as a rapidly escalating “hockey stick,” has filed a defamation lawsuit against skeptics at the National Review and the Competitive Enterprise Institute.
Mann said statements by the two organizations that compared him to convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky were offensive and defamatory, and called them the latest in a series of attacks he and other climate scientists have faced.  “Unsatisfied with their lacerations of his professional reputation, defendants have also maliciously attacked Dr. Mann’s personal reputation with the knowingly false comparison to a child molester,” the complaint reads.  To Read More..... 

Editors Note: I have posted a new page called "The Mann Chronicles", listing many of the articles published about this in order to give foundation to the whole story. RK

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