NOVA recreated the trial pitting the Dover School Board, supporters of Intelligent Design, versus Darwinian evolution. The Catholic-oriented St. Thomas More Law Center defended the school board, forwarding Behe's Darwin's Black Box and Irreducible Complexity as opening up Intelligent Design as an option for balancing Darwin. Here's my sidebar.
Ed Conrad is a journalist and amateur paleontologist who found mammal bones in coal beds, Pennsylvania coal beds. Conrad presented a friend of the court amicus brief presenting his findings by way of supporting some venue for him to be able to present his evidence. Specimens included anomalously-preserved soft tissue, indicative of swift coverage in a medium as that preserving various bog people. So here's the point: Ed Conrad's finds show "Man is as Old as Coal" and blows out the time frame needed for pure Darwinian evolution, and once again, he has no place to get a fair hearing. Check out Ed Conrad's website here: edconrad.com/