Brexit to remove right to sue government if it misses green targets

UK citizens will lose the right to sue the government for failing to meet climate targets after the country leaves the EU.
By Staff reporter 11 August 2017 0 27164

UK citizens will lose the right to sue the government for failing to meet climate targets after the country leaves the EU, The Times reported on Friday.

A European Court of Justice ruling in 1991 gave EU citizens the right to sue member states if they damaged their rights by failing to implement EU laws.

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