In Montana, young activists take fight against climate change to courtPlay
Young people across the country are challenging state energy policy in court. One lawsuit in Montana — where the state Constitution guarantees the right to a clean environment — might have the best chance of success.
Here & Now's Deepa Fernandes speaks with Nate Bellinger, senior staff attorney at Our Children's Trust, which is bringing the lawsuit on behalf of the young climate activists. He is joined by 19-year-old Grace Gibson-Snyder, one of 16 youth plaintiffs in this case.
This segment aired on December 16, 2022.