Currently there is a large lawsuit happening against . 17k plaintiffs + an several environmental NGOs against want to force shell to reduce co2 emissions via the dutch legal system (shell is a dutch company).

The opening proceedings are happening this week with other proceedings happening later this month.

Read more about the case here:

Some background info by Jelmer Mommers (in dutch):

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All the proceedings are being streamed:

According to Mommers recordings were supposed to be published online afterwards but this is no longer happening after 'one of the parties' objected to this.

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