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Something is up

There are two new filings in the original case which have not been reported on. It looks like Cuccinelli did actually file his appeal, and UVa filed a response and motion to dismiss the appeal on Nov. 4. Unfortunately, I’m … Continue reading

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New filings

UVa has filed it’s response to Cuccinelli, but it’s likely irrelevant for the time being.  Whaaaaa? That’s because UVa also filed a motion to stay all proceedings regarding the most recent CID.  And I’m almost certain they will get it. … Continue reading

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Another Cuccinelli-Fail

Completely unrelated to climate change, Cuccinelli still can’t seem to get his facts right.  As part of his suit challenging the health care reforms, Cuccinelli “suggested that not even the British would have attempted to force Americans to buy a … Continue reading

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Heading towards a science showdown

Many others have already covered how spectacularly bad this latest CID is.  What I intend to look at for this particular volley is whether or not it remedies the problems under which the original CID was rejected. In summary, not … Continue reading

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At last I can retire and give up this life of crime*

*this is an obligatory Serenity reference.  Suffice it to say, my hopes of not having anything more to blog about have been dashed. Cuccinelli has done it again. Sigh. Unfortunately, I’m out of town at the moment and don’t have … Continue reading

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Academic freedom wins (for now)!

Cuccinelli’s Civil Investigative Demand (a subpoena in all but name) has been set aside.  However, it’s not a clear and convincing enough victory that Cuccinelli can’t try the same thing again with a better worded CID.  For the most part, … Continue reading

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A Day in Court

So I will start off with my first impression of the court case overall, and I will leave my relatively raw and detailed notes of what was argued below the cut. Uva tried to argue that the key issue was … Continue reading

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