These Kids In Oregon Just Won A Big Climate Change Victory
The youths accuse the feds of a lack of action on climate change and say it threatens "fundamental constitutional rights to life and liberty."By Lindsey Pulse | November 12, 2016
A judge in Oregon just decided a group of kids can sue the government for not acting on climate change.
Judge Ann Aiken rejected a motion by the fossil fuel industry and federal government to dismiss a case brought by a climate scientist and 21 other citizens with ages ranging from 9 to 20 years old.