University of Miami Researchers Contaminated Rare Pine Rockland, DOJ Lawsuit Alleges

University of Miami Researchers Contaminated Rare Pine Rockland, DOJ Lawsuit Alleges

March 31, 2015

Critics of a plan to develop rare forest land in southwest Miami-Dade County say that radioactive materials dumped there by University of Miami researchers show that the university was a poor steward of sensitive land.

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Published in Environment

Florida’s State Employees Preparing for Climate Change, Even as Governor Bans the Phrase

Florida’s State Employees Preparing for Climate Change, Even as Governor Bans the Phrase

March 23, 2015

Writing in The New Republic, FCIR's Tristram Korten rounds up his reporting so far on Florida's "climate change" ban.

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FEMA to States: No Climate Planning, No Money

FEMA to States: No Climate Planning, No Money

March 20, 2015

Governors seeking billions of dollars in U.S. preparedness funds will have to sign off on plans to mitigate effects of climate change.

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Published in Environment, Government

Federal, State Officials Respond to ‘Climate Change’ Controversy

Federal, State Officials Respond to ‘Climate Change’ Controversy

March 19, 2015

State officials questioned about not using the term.

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Published in Environment, Government

The Sting

The Sting

March 16, 2015

Trevor Aaronson of FCIR reveals in The Intercept how confidential FBI documents provide a rare glimpse inside a counterterrorism sting operation.

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Published in Government, Justice

As Gov. Scott Denies Ban, ‘Climate Change’ Order Reported at Other Agencies

As Gov. Scott Denies Ban, ‘Climate Change’ Order Reported at Other Agencies

March 11, 2015

Employees from the Department of Transportation, Department of Health and South Florida Water Management District say they were told not to use “climate change” and “global warming.”

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Published in Environment, Government

‘Climate Change’ Ban? Then Why Are There References in State Documents? We’ll Explain

‘Climate Change’ Ban? Then Why Are There References in State Documents? We’ll Explain

March 10, 2015

Your questions answered.

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Published in Blog, Environment, Government

FCIR Editor Discusses Florida’s ‘Climate Change’ Ban on National Radio Shows

FCIR Editor Discusses Florida’s ‘Climate Change’ Ban on National Radio Shows

March 10, 2015

Tristram Korten was on "To the Point" and "Here and Now" for his story about Florida's ban on the terms "global warming" and "climate change."

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Published in Blog, Environment, Government

In Florida, Officials Ban Term ‘Climate Change’

In Florida, Officials Ban Term ‘Climate Change’

March 8, 2015

State environmental officials ordered not to use the terms “climate change” or “global warming” in any government communications, emails, or reports, according to former employees, consultants, volunteers and records.

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Published in Environment, Government

FCIR Executive Director on HuffPost Live Panel

FCIR Executive Director on HuffPost Live Panel

March 2, 2015

Trevor Aaronson joined former FBI Special Agent Peter Ahearn and law professor Wadie Said in a discussion about the FBI's use of informants in counterterrorism operations.

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Published in Blog, Government, Justice

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