Observer: To Fight Climate Change, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Deputizes Thought Police

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by Jeff Stier
The Observer

With his latest plan to punish even thoughts and speech related to climate change, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has raised the eyebrows of even his fellow climate-change activist Democrat attorneys general (AG).

Officials from a number of state AG offices expressed anxiety about Schneiderman’s controversial plan to investigate and possibly prosecute not only energy companies, but think tanks, for challenging the science underpinning some of the more alarmist statements coming from the Al Gore camp of the party on climate issues. Newly-released emails, obtained under freedom of information laws, reveal a level of discomfort with Schneiderman’s strategy…

The emails, released by the Energy & Environment Legal Institute, shed new light on the level of discomfort some AGs had even before declining to join the flailing coalition.

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