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Billionaire Bloomberg's Radical Green 'Fellows' Use States To Sue Corporations

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Investor's Business Daily cited CEI's Senior Fellow Chris Horner's "Law Enforcement For Rent" report.  

The Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) first revealed this scheme in an investigation titled "Law Enforcement For Rent."  Here's how the CEI describes it: "Led and  funded by former New york Mayor Michael Bloomberg, this scheme hires 'Research Fellows,' which it then places as activist 'Special Assistant Attorneys General' " in state AGs' offices.

The state attorneys general who agreed to have these "fellows" — they're actually full-time, professional legal activists — must certify they're not breaking the law by letting privately funded attorneys working for a private advocacy group use government resources to sue others.

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