A new working paper from the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law analyzes 2017’s climate-related lawsuits.
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The Silencing Science Tracker, from Columbia’s Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and the Climate Science Legal Defense Fund, will log actions by the U.S. government to silence scientists working on environmental, public health and climate issues.
Columbia University expert weighs in on the potential impacts of the lawsuit.
At a recent event, Earth Institute experts discussed the social, political, and economic challenges of climate migration.
The lawsuit filed today asserts that Scott Pruitt’s ban on EPA-funded scientists on EPA advisory boards is illegal, undermines the integrity of science, and threatens public health.
Like Big Tobacco, fossil fuel companies have knowingly sold a product that causes harm while covering up and distorting the truth. Can they be sued for climate-related damages?
In a lecture at Columbia Law School, Gina McCarthy sharply critiqued the Trump administration’s environmental policies, but offered hope that grassroots movements and other branches of government can make a difference.
The intern will work with our staff on various research and writing projects relating to climate change and environmental policy.
From managing flood insurance to controlling toxic pollutants, these policy issues will influence how well Texas can bounce back from the disaster, and how we’ll handle such storms in the future.
The American Bar Association award recognizes the center as a premier source for information, analysis, and education on climate change law and policy.