A federal judge has dismissed California's global warming lawsuit against six automakers, saying the issues raised in the nuisance claim should be addressed by lawmakers and not the court. The state's first-of-its-kind lawsuit, filed by then-California Attorney General Bill Lockyer a year ago, sought to hold Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Nissan and Toyota liable for the environmental harm their cars and trucks produce.
Federal Judge Tosses California's Global Warming Suit
September 18, 2007
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