Appeals court refuses to halt children’s climate change suit against federal government

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A three-judge federal appeals court panel in San Francisco on Wednesday (March 7) turned down a Trump administration request to halt a controversial lawsuit filed by 21 children that claims the federal government has violated their constitutional right to a clean environment by failing to halt climate change. The ruling clears the way for the lawsuit to move forward in a lower court later this year.

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