January 4th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson is scheduled to be deposed on January 19 by lawyers representing 21 young plaintiffs. The suit will attempt to establish what the company knew about the relationship between fossil fuels and global warming and when.
November 13th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
A federal judge in Oregon has ruled that a suit against the federal government and various fossil fuel companies will not be dismissed and can now proceed to trial.
October 4th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Climate activist James Hansen and 11 other scientists have written a report that claims pollution levels in the atmosphere are rising faster than expected and urgent action is needed to avoid disastrous effects from climate change.
May 19th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Massachusetts Supreme Court ruled unanimously in favor of four young plaintiffs on May 17. It has ordered environmental officials to implement an 2008 law.
May 3rd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Climate change was on the agenda in a state court in Washington last week. On April 29, a Superior Court [&hellip
April 9th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
A federal judge in Eugene, Oregon has ruled that a law suit filed by 21 young defendants against the federal government for failing to take appropriate actions to protect them from climate change may go forward.
March 10th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
A group of children has filed suit against the United States government, accusing it of violating their right to life, liberty, and equal protection by not taking a strong enough stand against climate change