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  • Children's climate change case at the European Court of Human Rights: what's at stake? Dec 4, 2020...[1]
  • International lawyers draft plan to criminalise ecosystem destruction, Nov 30, 2020...[2]

Jan-Sep 2020[edit | edit source]

Portuguese children sue 33 countries over climate change at European court, Sep 3[3]

A crime called "ecocide": how Macron in France, and the Danish Parliament, are willing to use laws (and referenda) to hit climate targets, Aug 10[4]

Airline bailouts without climate conditions could be unlawful, May 5...[5]

Dutch officials reveal measures to cut emissions after court ruling, Apr 24[6]

Environmental Personhood: Recent Developments and the Road Ahead, Sanket Khandelwal, Apr 24[7]

The government must abandon its fossil fuel power projects. If not, we’ll sue, George Monbiot, Mar 4[8]

2019[edit | edit source]

Dutch supreme court upholds landmark ruling demanding climate action, Dec 20, 2019[9]

Governments and firms in 28 countries sued over climate crisis – report, Jul 4, 2019[10]

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Waorani People Win Landmark Legal Victory Against Ecuadorian Government, Apr 26[11]

River granted full rights of legal personhood, Mar 7

Ohio city votes to give Lake Erie personhood status over algae blooms, Feb 28[12]

Demanding a 'right to repair', Jan 16...[13]

2018[edit | edit source]

Dutch appeals court upholds landmark climate change ruling, Oct 9[14]

Why the world is looking to the Philippines for climate justice, Feb 22[15]

Government air quality plan ruled ‘unlawful’, Feb 21...[16]

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Created June 30, 2023 by Phil Green
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