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Judge rejects UK government's Heathrow Airport expansion plan

Reuters Thursday, 27 February 2020
Opponents of the expansion of Heathrow Airport won a legal challenge in England's Court of Appeal, after a judge ruled that the UK government's airport expansion policy was unlawful as it failed to take into account its climate change commitments.
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Britain's commitment to the Paris Agreement on climate change trumps government airports policy, a court has ruled.

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