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Germany must tighten climate change law, top court rules

Germany’s top court sided on Thursday with a young woman who fears that rising sea levels will engulf the family farm, in a ruling that gives the government until the end of next year to tighten a 2019 climate change law.
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Germany must further tighten climate change law, top court rules

Germany's highest court ruled key elements of a 2019 climate change law were unconstitutional, giving the government until the end of next year to further tighten it. In a ruling published on Thursday, the German Constitutional Court said the law as passed was insufficient as it failed to make sufficient provision for further carbon dioxide emissions cuts from 2031. The major climate protection package, a signature policy passed after much haggl…

19 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
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German climate change law violates rights, court rules

Germany's highest court says the current law puts the burden of curbing CO2 emissions on the young.

19 days ago|United Kingdom
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‘Historic’ German ruling says climate goals not tough enough

Judges order government to strengthen legislation before end of year to protect future generations

19 days ago|London, United Kingdom
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Germany must further tighten climate change law, top court rules

Germany's highest court ruled key elements of a 2019 climate change law were unconstitutional, giving the government until the end of next year to further tighten it.

19 days ago|United Kingdom
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Top court orders German govt to set post-2030 climate goals

BERLIN (AP) - Germany's top court has ruled that the government has to set clear goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions after 2030, arguing that current legislation doesn't go far enough in curbing climate change.Several individuals backed by environmental groups had filed a complaint to the Constitutional Court arguing ...

19 days ago|Washington, United States
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Germany's top court has ordered the government to set clear climate goals for the period after 2030

Germany's top court has ordered the government to set clear climate goals for the period after 2030

19 days ago|United States
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Germany must tighten climate change law, top court rules

BERLIN (Reuters) -Germany's top court sided on Thursday with a young woman who fears that rising sea levels will engulf the family farm, in a ruling that gives the government until the end of next year to tighten a 2019 climate change law. Read full story

19 days ago|Malaysia
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German High Court Hands Youth a Victory in Climate Change Fight

The government must expand its plan to reduce carbon emissions to zero by 2050, the country’s highest court ruled. The decision requires lawmakers to make long-term commitments.

19 days ago|New York, United States
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Top court orders German govt to set post-2030 climate goals

Germany’s top court has ruled that the government has to set clear goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions after 2030, arguing that current legislation doesn’t go far enough in curbing climate change

19 days ago|Washington, United States
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Top court orders German govt to set post-2030 climate goals

BERLIN — Germany’s top court has ruled that the government has to set clear goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions after 2030, arguing that current legislation doesn’t go far enough in curbing climate change. Several individuals backed by environmental groups had filed a complaint to the constitutional Court arguing that their rights were impinged by …

19 days ago|Toronto, Canada
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