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Valve Turner Update – Climate Necessity Defense is Headed to Trial

From Lauren Regan, Executive Director, Civil Liberties Defense Center: In 2016, five brave individuals, now known as the Valve Turners, turned off all 4 pipelines bringing tar sands oil into the US from Canada for a day. There have already been 3 trials (with Lauren as one of the trial counsel), in Washington, Montana and (More...)

BREAKING – US Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Youth Plaintiffs, Allows Juliana v United States to Proceed to Trial

Washington, D.C. — Today, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled in favor of the 21 youth plaintiffs in Juliana v. United States , the constitutional climate lawsuit filed against the federal government. The Court denied the Trump administration’s application for stay, preserving the U.S. District Court’s trial start date of October 29, 2018. The Court (More...)

Jordan Cove Comment Period Extended to August 21

Please make comments, now DUE by August 21st, regarding the water permits for the project. You can write the same comment for both agencies and you can comment more than once!! If built, the Jordan Cove LNG terminal would become the first liquified natural gas (LNG) export terminal on the West Coast. This project would (More...)