Juliana, Climate Change, and the Constitution

35:1 Natural Resources & Environment (Summer 2020)

3 Pages Posted: 9 Sep 2020

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Robin Kundis Craig

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law

Date Written: 2020

Abstract

The district court and Ninth Circuit decisions in Juliana v. United States brought constitutional environmental law to the forefront of climate change litigation. This short "Insights" article provides the federal constitutional background to the claimed substantive Due Process right to a functional climate system.

Keywords: Juliana, Climate Change, Constitutional Environmental Law, Due Process, Standing

Suggested Citation

Craig, Robin Kundis, Juliana, Climate Change, and the Constitution (2020). 35:1 Natural Resources & Environment (Summer 2020), Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3663202

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