laurie laurie, April 13, 2018

4/12/18, Eugene, Oregon by Our Children’s Trust: During a public case management conference today, U.S. Magistrate Judge Thomas Coffin set October 29, 2018 as the trial date for Juliana v. United States, the constitutional climate lawsuit brought by 21 young people and supported by Our Children’s Trust. The trial will be heard before U.S. District Court Judge Ann Aiken in Eugene, Oregon.

Julia Olson, Executive Director and Chief Legal Counsel of Our Children’s Trust and co-lead counsel for youth plaintiffs: “We have our trial date. In the coming months there will be depositions of the parties, defendants’ disclosure of their experts, and expert depositions in late summer. We will build a full factual record for trial so that the Court can make the best informed decision in this crucial constitutional case.”

Read the entire press release here: 2018.04.12+Trial+Date+Set+in+Juliana+v.+US+-+Press+Release

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