On Tuesday, Nov. 14th (tomorrow), civil rights attorney Jason Flores-Williams, will walk into court for the first-in-the-nation lawsuit, 'Colorado River v. Colorado.' The lawsuit is seeking personhood for the Colorado River and recognition of the river’s rights to exist, flourish, regenerate, and naturally evolve in the United States District Court, District of Denver.
This is the work of the local community with the guiding hand of Pachamama Alliance's movement partner, Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund, CELDF.
There is a call to action for people to pack the courthouse located at the Alfred A. Arraj United States Courthouse, Court room: C204 - 901 19th Street, Denver, CO 80294 at 9am Tuesday morning.
Keep you eye on the news as this has potential to be historic and pave the way for other communities.