Christopher Borucki, Pieter Gillaerts and Francoise Auvray

Dr. Pieter Gillaerts is connected to the Leuven Centre for Public Law of the KU Leuven.

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Irish Supreme Court quashes climate mitigation plan: environmental rights caught between redundancy and vagueness

Irish Supreme Court quashes climate mitigation plan: environmental rights caught between redundancy and vagueness

On 31 July 2020, the Irish Supreme Court annulled the government’s climate mitigation plan. A grand chamber of - exceptionally - seven judges ruled unanimously that the plan did not meet the legal requirements of the Irish climate ...