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Kids' lawsuit permitted to go to trial will determine if the people have a right to a healthy climate

Signal of change / Kids' lawsuit permitted to go to trial will determine if the people have a right to a healthy climate

By Carol Brighton / 06 Jul 2017

'We're still on fast-track to trial': Kids' climate lawsuit against Trump administration stays alive

Late last week, a federal judge denied a Trump administration move to prevent a major climate change lawsuit from going to trial. The case, being brought by 21 young people against the federal government, is now closer to a full-fledged trial that will pit the Trump administration against children and young adults who insist the government is undermining their future through climate change inaction.



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