Jack Wright is a retired Canadian lawyer with an interest in politics, constitutional law, climate change litigation and the ideas of Edmund Burke and Sir Roger Scruton. Before retirement, he acted as government counsel in public law litigation. He is currently writing a formal paper challenging claims by environmental lawyers to a constitutional right under section 7 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms – the right to life, liberty and security of the person – to compel Canadian governments to stabilize the climate and decarbonize the economy.