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Norway’s Climate Action Lawsuit – Planet Rules Ep. 2

Nov 11, 2019

Image: Robin Taylor

A court in Norway this week is hearing an appeal by citizens who are suing the government over its decision to open up for oil exploration in the far north. Planet Rules speaks with University of Oslo law Professor Jørn Øyrehagen Sunde about Norway’s climate action lawsuit, the arguments and the likelihood of a supreme court challenge.

Stay tuned to #PlanetRules for future episodes on the debates over corporate purpose and what it might mean for the climate emergency, and why Apple is suing a small phone repair shop in Norway and what it might mean for the repair sector world-wide.

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