Just like the weather, California climate change lawsuits are heating up. Only time will tell if these lawsuits will succeed where legislation has failed.
The state of California has always suffered from wildfires. However, the scope of the fires in November of 2018 was historical. It felt like the right time to look at a sampling of local court decisions in the Trellis database that show off different approaches plaintiffs took to this problem, and where they came up short.