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19 10, 2017

Press Release: E&E Legal Questions Why VT Office of Attorney General Insists on Saying the Strangest Things; Could it be to Change the Subject?

October 19th, 2017|AG Collusion, Conflict of Interest, Hardin, Press Releases, RICO, Suits, Vermont|

Washington, D.C. –  In the latest of a series of rather strange press releases today, the Vermont Office of Attorney General once again waves its rhetorical hands about a non-existent pursuit of "private emails", with breathless chest-beating about "rights to privacy" and worker rights" as it strains to change the subject from the actual subject before the courts, and [...]

18 10, 2017

Press Statement: E&E Legal Welcomes Vermont Judge’s Decision to Compel Former AG Sorrell to Appear in a Deposition Re: ‘Climate-RICO’ Cabal

October 18th, 2017|AG Collusion, Conflict of Interest, Press Releases, Richardson, RICO, Suits, Vermont|

Following is a statement from the Energy & Environment Legal Institute President Craig Richardson regarding today's decision by a Vermont Court Judge to compel former Attorney General William Sorrell to appear in a deposition regarding ongoing litigation E&E Legal is pursuing regarding the 'Climate-RICO' cabal: The Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal) welcomes Vermont [...]

17 10, 2017

Press Release: E&E Legal Petitions NY Court to Release Schneiderman GMails, Releases Video on His Climate Scheme

October 17th, 2017|AG Collusion, Conflict of Interest, Green Groups, Hardin, New York, Press Releases, Richardson, RICO, Scandal, States, Suits, Transparency, Vermont, Video|

New York, NY - The Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal) today filed a petition with the New York Supreme Court, in its ongoing attempt to obtain public records relating to Schneiderman's “climate-RICO” scheme from which nearly all former AG colleagues have fled after open records requests threatened to expose the use of law enforcement offices [...]

16 10, 2017

Press Release: E&E Legal Applauds EPA for Ending Cronyism Practice of ‘Sue & Settle’

October 16th, 2017|Conflict of Interest, Green Groups, Milloy, Press Releases, Sue & Settle|

Washington, D.C. -  The Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal) applauds U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt for his Agency's decision to end the practice known as “Sue and Settle."  Way too much environmental policy making in recent years was conducted through this practice, which sought to circumvent the proper legislative and regulatory processes. [...]

15 10, 2017

Milloy: The Clean Power Plan’s Counterfeit Benefits

October 15th, 2017|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Clean Power Plan, Media Coverage, Milloy, War on Coal|

by Steve Milloy, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As Appearing in the Wall Street Journal The Obama EPA claimed its regulation would have a $55 billion payoff. You’ll never believe how. The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed repeal of the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan is a milestone. No Republican administration has ever mustered the courage [...]

14 10, 2017

Burlington Free Press: Vermont tries to halt deposition of former AG Sorrell in email case

October 14th, 2017|AG Collusion, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, RICO, Scandal, States, Suits, Vermont|

by April McCullum Burlington Free Press Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan is seeking to limit the public's ability to inquire about government records stored on personal email accounts, a move he says will preserve the privacy of officials across the state. In a case that could have broad implications for government transparency in Vermont, Donovan [...]

13 10, 2017

Walcher: No more meetings with anyone

October 13th, 2017|Conflict of Interest, EPA Collusion, Media Coverage, Scandal, Walcher|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in The Daily Sentinel The front-page headline screamed in 40-point type: “EPA chief Pruitt met with many corporate execs. Then he made decisions in their favor.” A rare two-sentence headline! The Washington Post has broken the ultimate scandal, perhaps eclipsing even its own now-legendary 1973 [...]

12 10, 2017

Press Release: E&E Legal Clarifies Office of Attorney General Misrepresentations in Case Involving Use of Non-Official Email Accounts for Official Business

October 12th, 2017|AG Collusion, Hardin, Press Releases, RICO, Silencing Dissenters, Suits, Vermont|

Washington, D.C. -  In a press release today, the Vermont Office of Attorney General misrepresented legal pleadings, pleadings by which E&E Legal seeks enforcement of Vermont’s sunshine law to reveal "official records created by or in the custody of former employees", specifically described public records "which records relate to the Office of Attorney General." E&E Legal [...]

10 10, 2017

Press Release: Two Senior E&E Legal Experts Commend the EPA For Its Move to Repeal the ‘Clean Power Plan’

October 10th, 2017|Bad Science, Clean Power Plan, Mandelbaum, Milloy, Press Releases|

Washington, D.C. -  The Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal) applauds U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt for his Agency's proposed repeal of the ‘Clean Power Plan’ rules on stationary energy generating sources. This proposed rule, implemented by the Obama administration, would have been disastrous to the U.S. economy, killing critical American jobs, putting the most [...]

6 10, 2017

InsideSources: Former Vermont AG Bill Sorrell Dodges Document Hearing in ExxonKnew Probe

October 6th, 2017|AG Collusion, Conflict of Interest, Hardin, Media Coverage, RICO, Suits, Vermont|

by Erin Mundahl InsideSource As the year passes, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s case against ExxonMobil grinds on, slowly drawing in a broader circle of state officials outside of New York with questionable ties to the case. On Wednesday, Bill Sorrell, Vermont’s longest-serving Attorney General, was due at the courthouse in Burlington, Vermont. Sorrell’s [...]

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