DESMOG CLEARING THE PR POLLUTION THAT CLOUDS CLIMATE SCIENCE EXONERATED: Dr. Andrew Weaver, Nobel Prize-winning scientist & BC Green Party MLA who Tim Ball disgracefully tried, but failed, to libel & discredit. Climate science denier and Trump transition team advisor Dr. Tim Ball , who a Canadian court earlier derided as incompetent, ill-intended, and apparently indifferent to the truth, has been further rebuffed in the British Columbia Court of Appeal and must now stand libel for a 9-year-old attack against prominent Canadian climate scientist (and outgoing BC Green Party leader) Dr. Andrew Weaver (above). RELATED: COVIDeniers: Anti-Science Coronavirus Denial Overlaps with Climate Denial This blogger has been trying to sound the alarm over this climate rogue, Tim Ball, for years. More than nine years ago, my hometown newspaper, the Roblin Review, published this letter of mine, below, objecting to the space he'd been given in the paper previously. L.