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Shadowy group behind attacks on climate scientists handed setback in court

Sue Sturgis

In a case hinging on a state's right to regulate corporate campaign contributions in a post-Citizens United world, the Montana Supreme Court ruled that the American Tradition Partnership represents "a threat to the political marketplace."

SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: Who's behind the 'information attacks' on climate scientists?

Sue Sturgis

Dirty-energy interests, wealthy conservatives and the think tanks they fund have joined forces to target global-warming researchers using the Freedom of Information Act -- and this week they're set for a showdown in a Virginia courtroom.