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DOJ Ramps Up Attempts To Block Youth Climate Lawsuit Before Trial

November 06, 2018
The Trump administration is ramping up its legal campaign to prevent a federal district court trial in a high-profile youth climate case, filing a flurry of new motions to scuttle the litigation after its prior appeals were rejected by the Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. Late Nov. 5, the Department of Justice (DOJ) filed three requests in Juliana, et al. v. United States , which claims the government is violating the youth's constitutional...

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