Monthly Archives: October 2013

Ninth Circuit Again Raises Bar for Standing in Climate Change Cases

By Tim O’Connor, GGU 2nd year law student The Ninth Circuit on October 21, 2013 issued another ruling (see prior Professor Ramo article re Kivalina case here) restricting standing in climate change cases. In, Washington Environmental Council v. Bellon[1], a … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Change

Ninth Circuit Upholds Cal. Low Carbon Fuel Standard

By Prof. Alan Ramo and Tim O’Connor, 2nd year GGU law student The Ninth Circuit’s decision September 18, 2013, reversing the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union District Court preliminary injunction, virtually vindicated the California Air Resources Board’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard … Continue reading

Posted in Air and Environmental Justice, Climate Change