Posts by Julie Twichell

Ninth Circuit Court Hears Challenge to Youth Climate Lawsuit

Ninth Circuit Court Hears Challenge to Youth Climate Lawsuit

Eighteen of the 21 youth plaintiffs in the Our Children’s Trust youth climate lawsuit attended a December 11 hearing at the US Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco. The Court heard oral arguments in response to a move by the Trump administration to dismiss the suit before it goes to trial.  Over 100 supporters rallied outside the courtroom to support the suit, which has been described as “the trial of the century.”

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