Prof. Don Kreis: "Belly Buttons and Blarney" in Vermont Yankee Lawsuit Hearing
June 24, 2011
"John Herron, CEO of Entergy's nuclear operations, seems affable enough. He drew a laugh in U.S. District Court in Brattleboro on Thursday when he referred to a 'belly button count' as a folksy synonym for the number of people working at his company's Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant.
But there was nothing affable about the implied threat that Herron delivered a few minutes later in the courtroom of Judge Garvan Murtha..."