Filipino students hold a candle light vigil for the victims of typhoon Haiyan in Manila. Photo: EPA

Philippine typhoon victims prepare lawsuit against fossil fuel companies accused of driving climate change

Legal experts have compared the fledgling legal push to seek damages from oil, gas and coal companies to early efforts to take on tobacco companies over health damage caused by smoking.

Topic |   Typhoon Haiyan
Filipino students hold a candle light vigil for the victims of typhoon Haiyan in Manila. Photo: EPA
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