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In Echo of 1990s Tobacco Industry Litigation, California Governments Sue Oil and Coal Companies

San Francisco Chronicle: Two Bay Area counties and a Southern California city concerned about rising sea levels sued 37 of the world’s biggest oil and coal companies Monday, claiming the fossil fuel giants should pay for damages wrought by climate change—a first-of-its-kind challenge that some liken to the high-stakes litigation of the tobacco industry in […]

July 18, 2017 Read More →