October 18, 2021
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Climate law jeopardizes freedoms, German court rules—but not how you think

Enlarge / Wind turbines spin as steam rises from the cooling towers of the Jäenschwalde coal-fired power plant in the distance.Sean Gallup/Getty ImagesGermany’s top court struck down part of the nation’s sweeping climate law, saying it violates people’s freedoms.  By many standards, the law is aggressive, requiring the country to slash emissio...