CELA Counsel Richard Lindgren blogs about the recent Supreme Court of Canada ruling that upheld the constitutionality of the federal Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act.
CELA supports the plan announced today by the federal government to continue to increase the federal carbon price beyond 2023. We need meaningful action on the current climate emergency in order to avoid further devastating impacts of climate change, which will disproportionately impact low-income and vulnerable communities.
CELA lawyers argue for federal jurisdiction to act on climate change, a crucial issue for vulnerable communities disproportionately impacted by climate change.
Supplementary factum filed in the Supreme Court of Canada
An Argument in Favour of the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act as a Valid Exercise of Canadian Federal Constitutional Jurisdiction. Theresa McClenaghan explains in this blog.
CELA's factum filed with the Supreme Court of Canada on the carbon pricing matter.