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.
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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.
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.
Massachusetts Supreme Court ruled unanimously in favor of four young plaintiffs on May 17. It has ordered environmental officials to implement an 2008 law.
Climate change was on the agenda in a state court in Washington last week. On April 29, a Superior Court judge ruled in favor of 7 young plaintiffs. He ordered the state’s Department of Ecology to promulgate an emissions reduction rule by the end of 2016. He also ordered the agency to make recommendations to the […]
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.
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.