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A landmark climate lawsuit against Trump is scheduled for trial next year. Here’s what to expect.

Emissions rise from the American Electric Power Co. Inc. coal-fired John E. Amos Power Plant in Winfield, W.Va., on July 31, 2014. MUST CREDIT: Luke Sharrett, Bloomberg.

A trial date has finally been set for a groundbreaking climate-change lawsuit being brought against the federal government after multiple hurdles in the past year threatened to prevent it from moving forward. Last week, U.S. Magistrate Judge Thomas Coffin ordered ...

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Climate lawsuit filed by young people is gaining traction


A few weeks ago, a federal judge in Oregon made headlines when she ruled that a groundbreaking climate lawsuit will proceed to trial. And some experts say its outcome could rewrite the future of climate policy in the United States. ...

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