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Climate change duty of care to the Children

Australian Federal Court Judge rules.

High Court of Australia, Canberra, ACT. Image — Wikimedia Commons.

Australian Federal Court Justice Bromberg ruled on the 27th May 2021 that the Commonwealth Environment Minister had a duty of care to protect children from future harm caused by the extraction of coal and emission of CO2 into the Earth’s atmosphere.

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