New Evidence Released in Fakegate Global Warming Scandal

Joe Bast The Heartland Institute 5/1/2012

The Heartland Institute today released more evidence that Pacific Institute President Peter Gleick was the likely author of a fake “climate strategy memo” that Gleick originally claimed came from a “Heartland insider,” and later said he received “in the mail” from an anonymous source.

Heartland released a computer forensics […]

Fakegate: why the perps should be prosecuted

“Be you never so high, the law is above you.”

Guest post by Christopher Monckton of Brenchley Watts Up With That 2/23/2012

…Over tea and scones at the National Liberal Club while Dick was with the Minister, several of us discussed what we call Fakegate – the frauds recently perpetrated to the detriment […]

Scientist who lied to obtain Heartland documents faces fight to save job

Pacific Institute ‘deeply concerned’ about Gleick’s deception to obtain confidential documents from rightwing thinktank

Suzanne Goldenberg US environment correspondent The Guardian [UK] 22 February 2012

The career and reputation of the scientist behind the Heartland Institute exposé was in jeopardy on Wednesday night, after his employers said they were reviewing his use of deception to […]

Climate Activist Admits to Posing as Someone Else to Obtain Internal Documents From The Heartland Institute

Liz Klimas The Blaze 2/21/2012

The president and founder of the Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment and Security admitted to posing as someone else to obtain documents from the free-market think tank, The Heartland Institute. These documents leaked last week to journalists and bloggers revealed internal strategies and fundraising from the Institute. Some […]