Patrick McGinley

West Virginia University

Guest

Patrick McGinley is Professor of Law at West Virginia University School of Law, where he's taught courses in coal and natural resources law and litigation for 40 years.

Patrick McGinley on KCRW

Climate scientists say the  Paris Agreement  on greenhouse emissions may offer the last, best chance to slow global warming.

Donald Trump and the fate of the planet

Climate scientists say the Paris Agreement on greenhouse emissions may offer the last, best chance to slow global warming.

from To the Point

A major bankruptcy today may tell a much anticipated story: the coal industry may never be coming back.

Peabody Energy's Bankruptcy and the Demise of Big Coal

A major bankruptcy today may tell a much anticipated story: the coal industry may never be coming back.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Documentarian Cullen Hoback maxed out his credit cards in his quest to unmask the person behind the pro-Trump QAnon conspiracy theory.

from The Business

Women of Asian descent were six of the eight victims killed in the shootings at three Atlanta-area spas earlier this week.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Maj. Danny Sjursen, ret. discusses Biden’s stalling on Trump’s commitment to end the US-Afghanistan war.

from Scheer Intelligence

Josh Barro talks with panelists Christine Emba and Megan McArdle about the outlook for the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act amid a horrific attack aimed at Asian women…

from Left, Right & Center

In the aftermath of the Atlanta shootings of six Asian women, some AAPI Angelenos are fearing their parents’ safety.

from Greater LA

Hawaiian Gardens has one of the lowest vaccination rates in LA county — 9%.

from Greater LA

Josh Barro talks with Megan McArdle and Christine Emba about the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Act, which President Biden signed into law this week.

from Left, Right & Center

Josh Barro and Ken White discuss the fall out of former acting U.S. attorney’s interview on 60 Minutes, an embarrassing brief for Sidney Powell, and more.

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

The city of LA is expected to shut down Echo Park Lake, put up a fence, and move out all the unhoused people living there this week.

from Greater LA