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High court climate rejets climate change argument against third runway at Heathrow airport

THE expansion of London's Heathrow Airport inched closer on Wednesday when a High Court judge rejected legal challenges

High court climate rejets climate change argument against third runway at Heathrow airport

THE expansion of London's Heathrow Airport inched closer on Wednesday when a High Court judge rejected legal challenges from environmental campaigners opposed to the building of a third runway.

Judge Gary Hickinbottom said he did not accept the arguments made by environmentalists and did not believe the government's transport minister acted unlawfully when he approved the expansion of Europe's biggest airport.

"The court held that none of the climate change grounds was arguable," a summary of the judgment said. The campaigners can apply for permission to appeal the rulings.

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