Oil Companies Sued by Baltimore Face Discovery in State Court

Source: Inside Climate News

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A federal judge ruled Baltimore’s climate lawsuit against fossil fuel companies will proceed in state court while the defendants try to convince an appeals court the case belongs in federal court instead. “That means discovery should be able to proceed in state court unless the U.S. Supreme Court steps into intervene, a highly unlikely outcome,” law professor Ann Carlson said.

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