The Future of Climate Change Is Being Fought at a Court in Oregon

April 19th, 2016

A group of kids and young adults from across the West who filed suit against President Obama in August of 2015, claiming federal inaction on climate change was violating their constitutional right to life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness, just won a major victory in court. The federal government’s refusal to draft and implement a comprehensive carbon emissions reduction plan is mortgaging their future well-being, they say, and amounts to a civil rights violation.  Click on this link to read the full story.  http://www.outsideonline.com/2070316/future-climate-change-being-fought-court-oregon