Sep 20, 2017

San Francisco, Oakland sue major oil companies over rising seas - SFGate

The cities of San Francisco and Oakland are suing some of the world's largest oil companies over climate change, joining an emerging legal effort to hold the fossil fuel industry accountable for the damages wrought by rising seas. The suits, filed separately Tuesday in Superior Court in San Francisco and Alameda County, claim that a slate of oil, gas and coal producers not only...

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