Sentencing Earthquake Scientists: An Unjust and Unjustified Court Decision in Italy

Damage Caused by the Modena Area Earthquakes

A court in L'Aquila, a town in Italy's Abruzzo region badly hit by an earthquake in April 2009, found Italy's Serious Risks Commission guilty of providing "inaccurate, incomplete and contradictory" information on the risk of a major earthquake occurring.  In other words, the commission did not cry … [Read more...]