“The judge identiﬁed nine aspects of An Inconvenient Truth, nine core errors, where Al Gore either misstated the IPCC or prejudicially exaggerated what they found.”
John Day is the lawyer for a British parent who sued the British Department of Education when they tried to distribute An Inconvenient Truth to schools.
Daily Beast reporter covered Phelim's coverage in Copenhagen, writing:
It’s an open question whether the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen—where world leaders, including President Barack Obama, are attempting to strike a deal to curb industrial pollution and global warming—will produce tangible results. But it has already been a PR bonanza for documentary filmmaker and self-styled “environmental journalist” Phelim McAleer...
McAleer is clearly reveling in his role as an inconvenient sleuth. “I have lots of footage of the backs of people’s heads as they walk away from me,” he said.