Who Speaks for the Earth? CSLAW joins Supreme Court amicus brief
Alec L., et al v. Gina McCarthy, No. 14-405 (Sup. Ct. on Pet for Cert)
CSLAW joined the amicus brief filed with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of a youth petition for certiorari seeking the application of the public trust doctrine to the federal government in order to deal with the Climate change crisis.
Youth around the world are taking the lead and speaking out as plaintiffs highlighting the need for their government to take real and immediate action on climate change.
A great article regarding the lawsuit and the brief can be found here: http://www.usnews.com/news/blogs/at-the-edge/2014/11/10/who-speaks-for-the-earth