The Environmental Protection Agency will ring in the New Year
with a court hearing over its years of human experiments.
Author and JunkScience.com publisher Steve Milloy, who is
involved in the case, tells OneNewsNow the
court date is set for January 4.
"EPA is, in our opinion, conducting illegal human experiments at
the University of North Carolina School of Medicine," Milloy
reports. "EPA is, for example, pumping very high concentrations of
diesel exhaust into the lungs of elderly people ... asthmatics
and people with metabolic syndrome. We're trying to get it
A component of diesel exhaust is PM2.5. In a 2011 hearing (video) on the EPA's regulatory
planning, analysis and major actions, EPA Administrator Lisa
Jackson said that PM2.5 causes death.
"It doesn't make you sick," Jackson declared. "It's directly
causal to dying sooner than you should."
That issue is key, as rules in the Nuremberg Code include the avoidance of all
unnecessary suffering and injury, as well as deaths or disabling
In September, a former University of North Carolina student and
test subject told WNCN-TV, NBC's affiliate in Raleigh, North
Carolina, that he was never told of the dangers he was facing when
he answered an ad and volunteered for testing in November 2006 and
The EPA is defending its research.