27 Jul '11, 4pm

Climate activist sentenced to 2 years in jail for civil disobedience:

'Heatwave' in Arctic decimating sea ice (07/21/2011) Arctic sea ice could hit a record low by the end of the summer due to temperatures in the North Pole that are an astounding 11 to 14 degrees Fahrenheit (6 to 8 degrees Celsius) above average in the first half of July, reports the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). Already the sea ice extent is tracking below this time in 2007, which remains the record year for the lowest sea ice extent. The sea ice hits its nadir in September before rebounding during the Arctic winter. Tens of thousands starving to death in East Africa (07/20/2011) As the US media is focused like a laser on theatric debt talks and the UK media is agog at the heinous Rupert Murdoch scandal, millions of people are undergoing a starvation crisis in East Africa. The UN has upgraded the disaster—driven by high food prices, conflict, and prolonged drou...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/0727-hance_dechristopher.html

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treehugger.com 27 Jul '11, 5am

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treehugger.com 27 Jul '11, 5am

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desmogblog.com 26 Jul '11, 10pm

At 3:00 pm MST today, the end of a very long and emotional saga came to fruition as the gavel banged down on the judge’s d...

UPDATE: SLC's story of civil disobedience - the 26 arrested in response to Tim's sentence #bidder70

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grist.org 27 Jul '11, 2am

Today, Tim DeChristopher was sentenced to 2 years in prison and taken away from the courthouse without goodbyes or the opt...

Breaking: Tim DeChristopher sentenced to 2 year...

itsgettinghotinhere.org 26 Jul '11, 11pm

Lets see, taking to the streets? Still hasn’t helped at any of the G 10- ? meetings around the world. So we show our numbe...

Domain Theft Gets New Jersey Man 5 Years in Jail

domainnews.com 26 Jul '11, 11am

Domain Theft Gets New Jersey Man 5 Years in Jail Tuesday, 26 July 2011 12:08 David Goldstein Tweet Share A New Jersey man ...

Plans for KTM railway land to be hammered out between govt agencies, interest groups & public over next 2 years

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straitstimes.com 27 Jul '11, 6am

The KTM railway track from Woodlands to Tanjong Pagar. -- ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN PLANS for the former KTM railway land ...

Jailed for peaceful protest over #climate change: Tim #DeChristopher

Jailed for peaceful protest over #climate chang...

grist.org 29 Jul '11, 11pm

One of the things that had happened leading up to this trial, there were some folks outside of the courthouse who were jur...

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sg.news.yahoo.com 30 Jul '11, 4am

A 24-year-old polytechnic student was sentenced to jail for 13 years by Singapore's High Court on Friday after he was foun...

Jail, cane for Burger King worker in armed robbery - Straits Times Singapore #TEAMFOLLOWBACK

Jail, cane for Burger King worker in armed robb...

straitstimes.com 28 Jul '11, 2pm

Charlie Cabo Perez (right) later tried to do it again at another branch but fled empty handed when he suspected that one o...

Doing civil disobedience with style: via @grist

Doing civil disobedience with style: via @grist

grist.org 02 Aug '11, 10am

I was on "Majority Report ," Sam Seder's radio show, last Thursday, talking about Tim DeChristopher and civil disobedience...

#Burglar gets 2 years' #jail -- for #stealing $2

#Burglar gets 2 years' #jail -- for #stealing $2

thecourtroom.stomp.com.sg 05 Aug '11, 6am

Burglar gets 2 years' jail -- for stealing $2 05 Aug 2011 SOURCE: The Straits Times A MALAYSIAN burglar – who targeted his...

Jail, caning for 32-yr-old Filipino, a Burger King assistant manager, in armed robbery at Burger King outlet

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straitstimes.com 29 Jul '11, 1am

A BURGER King assistant manager pulled off a $6,000 armed robbery at one of the fast food chain's restaurants. Charlie Cab...

Agreed. How about 1 year per victim? Norway killer could get extra 30 years in jail: prosecutor

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straitstimes.com 26 Jul '11, 7am

Jul 26, 2011 Norway killer could get 30 years: prosecutor The new charge against Anders Behring Breivik would mean he coul...

How do we stop the insanely destructive #TarSan...

energybulletin.net 21 Jul '11, 5pm

The web chat will begin here are 12.00 EDT/10.00 PDT/ 17.00 GMT on August 2nd. Register here About the tar sands and Keyst...