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Media Release: Lake Erie and Local Residents File Court Motions to Defend Rights of Lake
Lake Erie files a motion to intervene in a lawsuit filed by industry to overturn the Lake Erie Bill of Rights.
Cleveland.com: Lake Erie – yes, the body of water – asks to be let into lawsuit over bill of rights
The Great Lake Erie files to intervene in a lawsuit brought by the agricultural industry to overturn Toledo, Ohio’s, Lake Erie Bill of Rights.
Media Release: 2nd Right to a Healthy Climate Law Adopted in New Hampshire
Nottingham, New Hampshire, residents adopt the second right to healthy climate law in the state at Town Meeting.
Media Release: First Right to Climate Law Adopted in New Hampshire
Yesterday, Exeter, New Hampshire, residents adopted their Right to a Healthy Climate Ordinance at Town Meeting. This is the first right-based climate law in the state.
Thom Hartmann Program: Lake Erie Getting Personhood Rights. What?
Thom Hartmann interviews CELDF’s Ohio organizer Tish O’Dell on the Lake Erie Bill of Rights adopted by Toledo residents.
The London Free Press: What an Ohio city’s bold move to protect Lake Erie tells us
“What we really need to do is look at the (lake) as a whole, as an ecosystem that has inherent rights, that transcends the political parties of the day.”
You Are Legally Being Poisoned and Why That’s Not the Worst of It
Learn about our legal system that forces harm into our communities – and what communities across the U.S. are doing about. Join us!
Invisible Hand Screening at Cleveland Humanities Festival
Check out two screenings of Invisible Hand, a documentary on the growing Rights of Nature movement sparked by communities protecting their air, soil, and water.
Creating a Community Rights Ordinance in Jefferson County, WA
CELDF’s Kai Huschke in Jefferson County, WA, where communities and local groups are joining together to stop aerially sprayed pesticides.
We the People 2.0 Screening in Brentwood, NH
Join CELDF’s New Hampshire community organizer in Brentwood, NH, for a screening of We the People 2.0.