State AGs support NYC lawsuit against Big Oil
Democratic attorneys general, city officials and a large environmental group threw their weight behind a New York City lawsuit demanding five of the world's biggest oil companies pay for climate change damages.
Fishing industry sues Big Oil for raising water temps
Commercial fishermen in California and Oregon sued dozens of oil and gas companies yesterday for hurting the fishing market in the Pacific Ocean by raising temperatures on Earth.
Greens launch campaign to force House Democrats on warming
A climate advocacy group is pressing lawmakers to halt "handouts" to fossil fuel companies, create green jobs, and investigate Exxon Mobil Corp. and other "big polluters."
Kids' climate case again in limbo after 9th Circuit order
The plaintiffs in a landmark climate lawsuit said they remain optimistic even after a federal appeals court in San Francisco last week put the brakes on the trial.
NYC appeals ruling that favored oil majors
New York City appealed a federal court ruling in its lawsuit against major oil companies, arguing they have "foisted" the costs of climate mitigation on residents.