Daily Caller: Emails Show Dem AGs Are Wary Of Launching RICO Case Against Exxon

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by Chris White
Daily Caller

Internal emails reveal attorneys general are worried investigations of ExxonMobil for its global warming stance is an exercise in “rhetorical overreach.”

Emails released by conservative legal group Energy & Environmental Legal Institute (E&E Legal) show state attorneys general are not in lockstep with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s investigation into Exxon that’s ensnared groups labeled as skeptical of man-made global warming by environmental activists.

Internal concerns began to flare up after Schneiderman’s press office released a statement in March that announced “

[a]n unprecedented coalition of top law enforcement officials committed to aggressively protecting and building upon the recent progress the United States has made in combating climate change.”

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