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Could Oil Firms Be Forced to Pay for Climate Change? California Cities Hope So

KQED consulted with IoES faculty member/ environmental law professor at the Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the UCLA School of Law, Ann Carlson, about  potential climate liability lawsuits against oil companies. “That matters in California… If you can show evidence that a defendant engaged in a campaign to obfuscate, it’s more than just a nice detail. Evidence helps.”