Climate Litigation Reaches American South with Charleston, SC Filing Latest Suit

Climate Litigation Reaches American South with Charleston, SC Filing Latest Suit

The state is seeking damages from fossil fuel firms for decades of public deception that delayed climate action and worsened its impacts.
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Hoboken, New Jersey Sues Oil Industry for Climate Impacts From its 'Deceptive Actions'

Hoboken, New Jersey Sues Oil Industry for Climate Impacts From its ‘Deceptive Actions’

The city hopes to hold Big Oil legally accountable for decades of promoting public doubt about climate change.
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Fossil Fuel Companies Are Lobbying Hard for Protection from Coronavirus-related Lawsuits by Workers

Fossil Fuel Companies Are Lobbying Hard for Protection from Coronavirus-related Lawsuits by Workers

Big Oil wants a liability waiver that would leave workers unable hold them accountable for safe working conditions amid the pandemic.
Democrats' New Climate Plan Blocks Immunity From Lawsuits for Climate Impacts

Democrats’ New Climate Plan Blocks Immunity From Lawsuits for Climate Impacts

More than a dozen municipalities and states are suing Big Oil for billions in damages to help pay for climate protections.
D.C. Is Taking Big Oil to Court for Deceiving Consumers About Climate Change

D.C. Is Taking Big Oil to Court for Deceiving Consumers About Climate Change

The District joins Minnesota in suing Big Oil under laws that prohibit consumer fraud and deception.
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Alleging Consumer Fraud, Minnesota Sues Exxon, Koch, and API for Climate Change Deception

Alleging Consumer Fraud, Minnesota Sues Exxon, Koch, and API for Climate Change Deception

The suit targets Koch Industries and others for decades of creating and funding climate disinformation campaigns.
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