laurie laurie, September 7, 2017

From Our Children’s Trust Press Release issued Sept. 5, 2017: San Francisco – Today, powerful voices of support for Juliana vs. United States youth plaintiffs in their landmark climate case filed amicus curiae (friend of the court) briefs in opposition to the Trump Administration’s mandamus petition with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. In all, eight amicus briefs, from legal scholars, religious, women’s libertarian and environmental groups, alongside legal nonprofits, displayed resounding legal support for denying the mandamus petition, and allowing the Juliana vs. U.S. case to proceed to trial on February 5, 2018.

You can read the entire press release here,  which includes links to all of eight briefs filed with the Appeals Court:

17.09.05+Amicus+Briefs+in+Support+of+Juliana+PR(1)

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