Major Court Orders and filings 

Court Orders

July 28, 2017

Ninth Circuit orders youth plaintiffs to answer Trump Administration's petition for writ of mandamus

July 25, 2017

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals order on federal defendants' petition to stay district court proceedings

June 28, 2017

Order granting fossil fuel industry's motion to exit case and setting trial date

June 8, 2017

Judge Ann Aiken's denial of defendants' motions to certify the November 10 order and opinion for interlocutory appeal

May 1, 2017

US Magistrate Judge Thomas Coffin issues: recommendation that government and fossil fuel defendants' requests for interlocutory appeal be denied; and denial of government's motion, supported by fossil fuel defendants, to put trial on hold

November 10, 2016

US District Court Judge Ann Aiken Affirms Judge Coffins order denying federal government and intervenors' motions to dismiss, allowing case to go to trial

April 8, 2016

US Magistrate Judge Thomas Coffin issues order denying federal government and intervenors' motions to dismiss

January 14, 2016

Court order on fossil fuel industry intervenors' motion to intervene

Filings

September 11, 2017

US Government's reply to youth plaintiffs' answer to mandamus petition

September 5, 2017 - Groups Supporting Juliana v. U.S. Plaintiffs Urge Dismissal of Trump's Mandamus Petition

August 28, 2017

Plaintiffs' Answer to Trump Administration's Mandamus Petition

August 25, 2017

U.S. District Court letter in response to the United States' mandamus petition

June 26, 2017

Government's reply in support of request for stay of proceedings pending consideration of petition for writ of mandamus 

June 22, 2017

Fossil fuel industry defendants' reply to Plaintiffs' response to their motions to withdraw

June 19, 2017

Plaintiffs' response brief to Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals re: the request for stay of proceedings in District Court

June 9, 2017

US government's petition for writ of mandamus to Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

June 8, 2017

Plaintiffs' Response to API's motion to withdraw

Julia Olson's declaration in support of plaintiffs' response to API's motion to withdraw

Plaintiffs' Response to AFPM's motion to withdraw

Julia Olson's declaration in support of plaintiffs' response to AFPM's motion to withdraw 

June 6, 2017

Federal Defendants notice regarding pending motions

June 5, 2017

Plaintiffs' Response to National Association of Manufacturers' motion to withdraw

Julia Olson's declaration in support of plaintiffs' response to NAM's motion to withdraw

May 26, 2017

Plaintiffs' response to fossil fuel defendant objections to Judge Coffin's findings and recommendations

May 25, 2017

American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers' motion to withdraw

American Petroleum Institute's motion to withdraw

May 22, 2017

National Association of Manufacturers' motion to withdraw

May 11, 2017

Plaintiffs' objections to fossil fuel defendants' request for extension of time to respond to their requests for admissions

Julia Olson's declaration in support of plaintiff's objections to fossil fuel defendants' request for extension of time to respond to requests for admissions

May 10, 2017

Fossil fuel defendants' request for extension of time to respond to plaintiffs' requests for admissions

May 9, 2017

US government defendants’ objections to order denying motion to stay litigation 

Fossil fuel defendants’ objections to Judge Coffin’s Findings and Recommendation

May 5, 2017

Trump administration's objections to Judge Coffin's May 1st order recommending their requests for interlocutory appeal be denied. 

April 3, 2017

Youth's response to U.S. government's request that Judge Aiken allow the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals the opportunity to review her order

Youth's response to fossil fuel defendants’ similar motion for an early appeal

Youth's response to defendants' attempts to put the trial on hold with a stay

March 10, 2017

Fossil fuel defendants' motion for interlocutory appeal

March 7, 2017

Federal defendants' motion for interlocutory appeal

Federal defendants' motion to stay litigation

February 9, 2017

Plaintiffs' Notice of Substitution of Parties 

January 13, 2017

Federal defendants' answer.

December 28, 2016

Plaintiffs' Notice of Deposition of Rex Tillerson 

December 15, 2016

Intervenor-defendants' answer. 

September 12, 2016

League of Women Voters' Amicus Curiae Brief in Support of Youth Plaintiffs

September 7, 2016

Declaration of Youth Plaintiff Jayden in Support of Plaintiffs' Opposition to Defendants' Motions to Dismiss

May 16, 2016

Youths' response to federal government defendant's objections to Judge Coffin's findings and recommendations

Youths' response to fossil fuel industry intervenor-defendants' objections to Judge Coffin's findings and recommendations

May 2, 2016

Federal government defendants' objections to Judge Coffin's findings and recommendations

Fossil fuel industry intervenor-defendants' objections to Judge Coffin's findings and recommendations

February 24, 2016

Youths' response to federal government defendants' motion to strike

February 19, 2016

Fossil fuel industry intervenors' reply to youth's opposition to fossil fuel and industry's motion to dismiss

February 10, 2016

Federal government defendants' motion to strike

Federal government defendants' reply to youth's opposition to government's motion to dismiss

February 2, 2016

Youth's opposition to fossil fuel and industry intervenors' motion to dismiss

January 6, 2016

Youth's opposition to federal government defendants' motion to dismiss

December 17, 2015

Federal government defendants' reply in support of industry's motion to intervene

November 30, 2015

Youth's opposition to industry's motion to intervene

November 17, 2015

Federal government defendants' motion to dismiss

November 12, 2015

Fossil fuel industry files motion to intervene 

Fossil fuel industry intervenors' motion to dismiss

September 10, 2015

Youth Plaintiffs' amended complaint