California v. General Motors Corp.

ELR Citation: ELR 20239
No(s). C06-05755 (N.D. Cal. Sep 17, 2007)

The court dismisses the state of California's nuisance claim against automakers for contributing to climate change. The state sought to hold each automaker jointly and severally liable for creating, contributing to, and maintaining a public nuisance under federal and/or state law. The complaint, how...