Featured Archives - Climate Litigation Watch

#ExxonKnew — Who Will Guard the Guardians? Washington State AG Improperly Hides Info re Climate Litigation Scheming

A recent (for lack of a better word) “production” from the Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson added another veil of secrecy cast by AGs over their assistance to and escalation of the climate litigation industry. And, in Washington State’s case, its apparently long-running plans. It also tells the public there’s a little more ankle […]

#ExxonKnew team: Where-Has All the Boasting Gone? – Part IV

The Bloomberg-funded State Impact Center and the state attorneys general he loves have adapted in the face of increased scrutiny of their questionable outsourcing of law enforcement to “advance the agenda represented by” the group (as memorably named by Virginia AG Mark Herring’s Office in its application for a “Special Assistant AG”). Climate Litigation Watch […]

CLW in the news: Conservatives challenge climate lawyers in state AG offices

Jennifer Hijazi, E&E News reporter Published: Monday, August 19, 2019Conservative groups are raising new legal questions about state attorneys general who are involved in climate litigation and hire outside lawyers to work on the issue. In a lawsuit filed in state court last week, Washington state-based Energy Policy Advocates said Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison (D) must […]

EID: Minnesota and Baltimore under microscope for hiring special interest climate crusaders in AG offices

From Energy In Depth’s CLARA MCGRAIL: MINNESOTA, D.C., AND BALTIMORE UNDER THE MICROSCOPE FOR ACCEPTING CONTROVERSIAL HELP FROM SPECIAL INTERESTS The Minnesota Attorney General’s office is more than a thousand miles away from New York City, yet Michael Bloomberg’s money and influence are felt even there. A new lawsuit is challenging whether Minnesota AG Keith Ellison […]

Lawsuit seeks public records proving AG Keith Ellison’s office is using lawyers funded by billionaire Democrat donor to attack political opponents

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 14, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: Katie Fulkerson 812-369-1751 (cell) Lawsuit seeks public records proving AG Keith Ellison’s office is using lawyers funded by billionaire Democrat donor to attack political opponents Special Assistant Attorney General admits he is “embedded” in AG Keith Ellison’s office by Bloomberg group Watch the press conference live. (St. […]