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Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Climate Scientist Dr. Richard Lindzen has been libeled by Dana Nuccitelli of 'Skeptical Science'
A new paper from SPPI and Christopher Monckton details how Dana Nuccitelli of Unskeptical Science has written a characteristically spiteful piece in the Guardian about MIT Professor Dr. Richard Lindzen. The Nuccitelli piece constitutes a grave libel. Britain is one up on the U.S. in allowing anyone – even a public figure – to sue for libel, especially where, as here, he is libeled in his profession. That typically triples the damages. Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, here are Nuccitelli’s allegations, in bold and in order of appearance, followed in each instance by the truth.
Posted by MS at 5:58 PM