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April 5, 2012: "Climategate Heads to Court," by Dr. S. Fred Singer, professor emeritus at the University of Virginia and director of the Science & Environmental Policy Project. 

"Meanwhile, a new angle has developed in Vancouver, BC.  Canadian climatologist Tim Ball jokingly wrote that "Mann should not be at Penn State but in a State Pen[itentiary]."  Mann then improvidently sued Ball for libel.  But this now leaves Mann open for the pre-trial discovery process, including a deposition under oath.  We shall see how this case develops.  Tim Ball has many ways to make his case in his defense.  I am hoping he will focus on the suppressed post-1978 data.  It would be fitting if Mann's data are used to destroy the IPCC's case for AGW.

"One way or another, the truth will come out.  And when it does, we will witness a major earthquake that will encompass IPCC scientists, politicians in America and Europe, and the U.N.  Let's hope we don't have to wait too long for this to happen."

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