Daily Mail Article
With his round, John Lennon-style specs and nerdish good looks, physicist Simon Singh is an unlikely hero. As one of the country's most acclaimed science writers, he has spent much of his 45 years cloistered in his Home Counties study penning Number One bestsellers on mathematical conundrums, code-breaking and the Big Bang theory.
Turning his hand to alternative medicine, last year he published a book called Trick Or Treatment? that included a chapter on the history of chiropractic therapy...
Now I know that it's not really religious news but chiropratic is fast developing a cult like status and we are here to find and discuss woo. This is a big issue in the skeptical community, our allies. If Steven Fry and Prof. Dawkins are following it, I'm interested.
Simon Singh wrote an opinion piece in a paper and now the British Chiropractic Association is suing for liable. Will UK citizens be charged with liable here? Australian laws on freedom of speech are probably more like the UK than the USA.