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Paleo Diet Blogger Sues State For Trying To Regulate His Advice : The Salt : NPR

August 11, 2012

The paleolithic diet has sparked plenty of discussion in the nutrition world (and on this web site) in the last few months. Lots of people are looking for advice on how to get in on this meat and vegetable-centric way of eating that claims inspiration from the simple wild foods a hunter-gatherer might have been lucky to find. But when Steve Cooksey — a paleo-proponent who describes himself as formerly obese, sedentary and diabetic on his blog — heard from the state of North Carolina that his advice to readers violated a law against nutrition counseling without a license, he bit back. He filed a First Amendment lawsuit.

via Paleo Diet Blogger Sues State For Trying To Regulate His Advice : The Salt : NPR.

 

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