Environmental Law Clinic

Climate Engineering: Three Perspectives

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Climate Engineering: Into the Great Wide Open?

Sponsored by the International Human Rights Law Clinic and the Abrams Environmental Law Clinic at the University of Chicago Law School

Brian Citro
David A. Weisbach
Mark N. Templeton

Lin & Templeton, "Carbon Emission Regulations"

A Debate: Carbon Emission Regulations

With Elbert Lin and Professor Mark Templeton

Moderated by Sean Helle

Participating faculty: 
Mark N. Templeton

Abrams Environmental Law Clinic - Significant Accomplishments

October 9, 2014

Representing the Sierra Club, Prairie Rivers Network, and Open lands, the Abrams Environmental Law clinic is suing the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) and Mississippi Sand LLC to prevent Mississippi Sand from moving forward with a sand mine that would be immediately adjacent to Starved Rock State Park, arguably Illinois’ best state park and one which more than two million person

Sean Helle

Lecturer in Law and Abrams Environmental Clinic Fellow

Law of the Land Visits South Works, Former U.S. Steel Site

November 13, 2013

On November 2, seventeen intrepid law students braved the winds off Lake Michigan to visit South Works, the site of the former U.S.

Abrams Environmental Law Clinic -- Significant Accomplishments 2012-13

September 24, 2013

The Abrams Environmental Law Clinic successfully represented Prairie Rivers Network (PRN), an Illinois-oriented water quality organization based in Champaign-Urbana, and their affected members in an administrative challenge to a mining permit issued by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) to Macoupin Energy’s Shay 1

Panel: "The Local Battle Against Climate Change"

On April 9, 2013, the Abrams Environmental Law Clinic, American Constitution Society and the Environmental Law Society presented a panel on local efforts to combat climate change: What can be done uniquely on a local level? What roles do the government, advocacy groups, and private corporations play? How do local efforts interact with state, federal, and global initiatives?

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