26 Jul '11, 5pm

UPDATE: Tim DeChristopher gets 2 years in prison #bidder70

Dearest readers, I am writing to you from Salt Lake City, Utah. Today at 3 p.m. (MDT) marks the long-awaited sentencing of climate activist Tim DeChristopher. Found guilty on two federal felonies, DeChristopher faces up to 10 years in prison for a creative action he took to interfere with a gas and oil auction through the Bureau of Land Management at the end of the Bush administration. Now 30, DeChristopher has waited since December 2008 with a Zen-like calm. DeChristopher improvised when asked if he was there to bid at the auction. He said “Yes” and was handed bidder paddle number 70, whereupon he bid on parcels of land until he was stopped and the bidding was halted altogether. According to the website of Peaceful Uprising , the organization Tim cofounded, “By raising his bidder paddle that day, Tim actually shed light on the illegality of a rushed auction, clearly a par...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/climate-energy/2011-07-26-will-clima...

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