Daily Archives: July 27, 2011

Environmental hero Tim DeChristopher sentenced to 2 years in prison for creative nonviolent disruption of oil lease auction; Justice Department once again on the wrong side of justice

Government prosecutors, seeking to intimidate future civil disobedience protesters, sought a significant prison¬†term for Tim DeChristopher for his heroic fake-bid action to interfere with an illegitimate 2008 Bush administration auction of oil leases near Arches and Canyonlands national parks. “I … Continue reading

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