Trevor Hancock: Local councils are right to sue the fossil-fuel industry

  Times Colonist 

Considerable derision has been heaped on Victoria city council for endorsing a class-action lawsuit against the fossil-fuel industry, seeking financial compensation for the added costs the city will incur as a result of climate change. But far from complaining, we should be praising them and other local municipal councils that are also preparing to sue. Not only are they being prudent managers of

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