Juliana v. United States: Does the Constitution Guarantee a Livable Planet for Our Kids?

Leading climatologist Dr. James Hansen has warned that carbon dioxide concentrations must decrease by 6 percent a year by 2020 to return to 350 parts per million.¬†Frustrated with lackluster federal action to accomplish this, last year, 21 youth plaintiffs and Dr. Hansen sued the federal government for allowing and encouraging increasing carbon emissions over the … Continue reading Juliana v. United States: Does the Constitution Guarantee a Livable Planet for Our Kids?