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Climate policy for Parliament, not court to decide say corporates

Defendants react to Supreme Court ruling allowing climate change lawsuit to proceed.

The Supreme Court has reversed a decision of the Appeal Court in 2021.

Tim Hunter Wed, 07 Feb 2024

Companies forced to defend a lawsuit on their contribution to damage from climate change have expressed dismay at the Supreme Court decision allowing the claim to proceed.

Huntly power station owner Genesis Energy, one of seven corporate defendants in the case, said the court had effectively

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