New Yorkers' Environmental Rights Are Under Attack

Center for Progressive Reform 2022-06-28


In November 2021, over 70% of New Yorkers voted to amend the state's constitution to explicitly protect New Yorkers' fundamental right to clean air, clean water, and a healthful environment. New York thus joins Montana and Pennsylvania in enshrining robust constitutional environmental rights in the state constitution. Unsurprisingly, corporate defendants argue that the new right doesn't change anything.


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Rebecca Bratspies

Date tagged:

06/28/2022, 20:30

Date published:

06/28/2022, 15:06