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Youths’ Climate Case Dismissed. Now What?

In this episode, host Rob Verchick talks with Center for Progressive Reform Member Scholars Melissa Powers and Karen Sokol about the 9th Circuit’s dismissal of the Juliana v. United States youth climate justice case, what it means — and doesn’t mean — for other climate cases working their way through the courts, and more. 

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Melissa Powers is the Jeffrey Bain Faculty Scholar and Professor of Law and the Director of the Green Energy Institute at Lewis & Clark Law School. View bio.

Karen Sokol is Associate Professor of Law at the Loyola University College of Law in New Orleans. View bio.

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