Net Zero: Judge blocks judicial review hearing for UK carbon target case

Article in Business Green on Today’s judgement Campaign group Plan B says it is ‘surprised and disappointed’ by decision and will lodge an appeal against High Court ruling Source:...

Climate campaigners lose high court battle over carbon target | Environment | The Guardian

Article in the Guardian, via the Press Association, on today’s judgement Charity had argued the government was in breach of international obligations under the Paris agreement Source: Climate campaigners...

Press Release 20th July 2018: High Court blocks path to full trial of climate change legal action

For immediate release High Court blocks path to full trial of climate change legal action The High Court ruled against climate charity Plan B today (20 July) in one...

UK judge postpones decision on landmark climate case

Article on the Climate Home News website reporting the postponed decision on Plan B’s court case The high court in London has postponed its decision on whether 11 citizens...

Net Zero: Judge postpones decision on UK carbon target case

Article on the Business Green website reporting on the postponement of decision on Plan B’s court case, 5th July 2018. Plan B Earth is seeking a judicial review of...

Press Release 5th July 2018: High Court postpones decision on whether climate case proceeds to full trial

View the Plan B press release here.

Court action to save young from climate bill – BBC News

BBC News coverage ahead of Plan B’s court action on 4th July. Legal bid argues UK is discriminating against next generation by failing to cut CO2 emissions fast enough....

Press Release 4th July 2018: Historic legal challenge to hold UK government to account on climate change

For immediate release Historic legal challenge to hold UK government to account on climate change  Download as a pdf here. The UK government is failing to honour its international...

Can climate litigation save the world? | Environment | The Guardian

Guardian article published the day Plan B first went to court Courts are a new front line of climate action with cases against governments and oil firms spiralling, and...

Ministers who fail to cut greenhouse gas emissions should face legal action, says former chief government scientist | The Independent

Ministers should face legal action unless they agree to cut greenhouse gases in line with the Paris Agreement on climate change, a former chief government scientist has said. The...

Caroline Lucas just threw her weight behind the mother of all court cases against the UK government | The Canary

Coverage of Caroline Lucas’ support for Plan B in The Canary, June 2018 Citizens are bringing legal action against the government with a climate charity called Plan B. They...

Top doctors back legal action against Government on… | Daily Mail Online

Coverage of Plan B in the Daily Mail in December 2017 The health professionals support campaign group Plan B´s legal challenge to force the Government to revise its 2050...

Citizens Sue to Hold UK Government Accountable for Climate Goals

Climate Liability News article available here

Why there’s a moral duty to sue our government over climate change

Open Democracy article available here

We Need Not Be Spectators In the Climate Catastrophe

Common Dreams article available here

Top doctors back legal action against Government on carbon emissions

Daily Mail article available  

Leading doctors back legal action to force UK government to cut carbon emissions

British Medical Journal Article available here

Theresa May’s government faces more court action, this time for allegedly breaking international law

The Canary article available here

Climate Litigation Needs to Become a Mass Movement

Slate article available here