When disaster strikes, prisoners’ rights are often forgotten about. A new paper recommends changes that can help protect them.
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A group of 25 children and young adults are suing the Colombian government, demanding the protection of their constitutional rights to health, food, water, and a healthy environment.
A new book exposes the gaps in climate engineering regulation, and explores how those gaps could be filled.
A new working paper from the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law analyzes 2017’s climate-related lawsuits.
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?