#Lawsuit

  • Article: Trump Tried to Stop These Teens Suing Over Climate Change. It Didn't Work.
    Environment

    Trump Tried to Stop These Teens Suing Over Climate Change. It Didn't Work.

    By Joe McCarthy|July 23, 2018

    “The courts have the ability to make the other branches do their jobs when they are failing.” Read more

  • Article: These Colorado Communities Are Suing Oil Companies Over Climate Change
    Environment

    These Colorado Communities Are Suing Oil Companies Over Climate Change

    April 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It's the first climate change lawsuit from non-coastal municipalities. Read more

  • Article: These Kids Won a Court Case Forcing Colombia to Protect the Amazon
    Environment

    These Kids Won a Court Case Forcing Colombia to Protect the Amazon

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 6, 2018

    It sets a precedent that could lead to similar victories around the world. Read more

  • Article: Arnold Schwarzenegger Wants to Sue Oil Companies for ‘First-Degree Murder’
    Environment

    Arnold Schwarzenegger Wants to Sue Oil Companies for ‘First-Degree Murder’

    By Joe McCarthy|March 13, 2018

    “Every gas station on it, every car should have a warning label on it.” Read more

  • Article: This Same-Sex Couple Tried to Foster a Refugee Child and Was Denied
    Citizenship

    This Same-Sex Couple Tried to Foster a Refugee Child and Was Denied

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018

    The lawyers argue that it's textbook discrimination. Read more

  • Article: 10 States Are Suing Trump Administration For Clean Water
    Water & Sanitation

    10 States Are Suing Trump Administration For Clean Water

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 7, 2018

    "The Trump Administration’s suspension of the Clean Water Rule is clearly illegal.” Read more

  • Article: Patagonia Makes Good on Promise to Sue Trump Over Public Lands
    Environment

    Patagonia Makes Good on Promise to Sue Trump Over Public Lands

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 7, 2017

    “We’ve fought to protect these places since we were founded and now we’ll continue that fight." Read more

  • Article: Patagonia Says Trump 'Stole' Public Lands — And It Will Sue to Get Them Back
    Environment

    Patagonia Says Trump 'Stole' Public Lands — And It Will Sue to Get Them Back

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 5, 2017

    Patagonia stood out for its truculence. Read more