Trial Lawyers (page 5)

Quote of the Week

 The Los Angeles Times took aim at the “food police” this week, specifically at the deceptively-named Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine’s lawsuit against hot dog makers and the…
Posted August 14, 2009 at 12:00 am

Dismissed by a Court of Law

 Over the weekend, newspapers reported that a federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit that was supported by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) against the pet…
Posted August 10, 2009 at 12:00 am

Quote of the Week

Last month, the food police at the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) took their anti-salt crusade one shake too far, suing the Denny’s restaurant chain over…
Posted August 4, 2009 at 12:00 am

CSPI Aims for Grand Slam, Whiffs on Facts

This just in: Eating is “dangerous.” At least, that’s what the Center for Science in the Public Interest is claiming in a new lawsuit against Denny’s restaurant. Time…
Posted July 23, 2009 at 12:00 am

WARNING: Animal Rights Activism May Result in Frivolous Lawsuits

As if money-hungry trial lawyers and the Center for Science in the Public Interest weren’t enough. This morning, the phony Cancer Project filed a lawsuit asking the…
Posted July 22, 2009 at 12:00 am

Ringing Out 2008: A Look Back

As we prepare to chronicle (and resist) a 2009 full of assaults on our food freedoms, we’re also reflecting on the year that’s drawing to a close. Here are some…
Posted December 31, 2008 at 12:00 am

Don’t Let Santa Sue You

For most of us, Christmas is a time for ice-skating, caroling, tree-trimming, and sipping eggnog with the family. But the Center for Consumer Freedom urges you to be cautious when…
Posted December 17, 2008 at 12:00 am

Happy Thanksgiving from the Center for Consumer Freedom!

Like the holiday itself, the Thanksgiving meal means different things to different people. You might be a deep-fryer, a brine enthusiast, an old-fashion roast-and-baster, a rotisserie purist, or even one…
Posted November 26, 2008 at 12:00 am

Gobble, Gobble, Sue!

With only three days left until the big feast, we’re happy to see that our Thanksgiving guest waiver is making the rounds. As one columnist wrote today, those behind all…
Posted November 24, 2008 at 12:00 am

Don’t Sue The Hand That Feeds You (Thanksgiving Edition)

It really is the most wonderful time of the year for food activists. A cornucopia – no, a moveable feast – of nutritional puritans have already descended on Thanksgiving planners…
Posted November 21, 2008 at 12:00 am