Blog | Climate Science Legal Defense Fund
October 17, 2019

Here’s How Science Has Suffered During the First 1,000 Days of Trump

One thousand days into the Trump administration, the federal government has attacked science 249 times—or roughly once every four days. The administration’s assault on science includes attempting to cast doubt on climate change, limiting and eliminating access to scientific information, and preventing federal scientists from publicly communicating their research. 
October 7, 2019

CSLDF Among 77 Groups Asking Trump Administration to Restore Science Advice

The Climate Science Legal Defense Fund signed a letter on October 4—along with 76 other organizations—asking President Trump to rescind his executive order cutting Federal Advisory Committees and restore science advice.
September 23, 2019

September Update: Recent Events at NOAA, Our GSA Activities, and More

The recent events at NOAA highlight the strengths and shortcomings of scientific integrity policies; how to contact us for free confidential legal advice; where to find us at the 2019 Geological Society of American Annual Meeting.
September 10, 2019

Events at NOAA Highlight Strengths and Shortcomings of Agency Scientific Integrity Policies

President Trump’s September 2019 tweets about Hurricane Dorian have resulted in another type of storm that highlights the need for stronger protections for scientific integrity—especially at federal agencies.
August 28, 2019

August Update: We’re Fighting for Scientific Integrity

We've been providing free legal support to climate scientist Maria Caffrey, helping her file a scientific integrity complaint and a whistleblower complaint against the Trump administration; we're hosting events at the Geological Society of American Annual Meeting in September; and more.
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