28 Mar '12, 3pm

Tim DeChristopher put in ‘isolated confinement’ "an unidentified congressman had called from Washington, D.C..."

Peaceful Uprising put out the word yesterday that Tim DeChristopher, still serving his sentence for disrupting a government auction of oil leases, has been transferred to isolated confinement. He’s been there since March 9. It’s a strange story: Peaceful Uprising says that “Tim was informed by Lieutenant Weirich that he was being moved to the SHU [the prison's Special Housing Unit] because an unidentified congressman had called from Washington, D.C., complaining of an email that Tim had sent to a friend.” The email, according to the group, was about the business practices of a contributor to DeChristopher’s legal fund, and DeChristopher was considering returning the money if this contributor’s “values no longer aligned with his own,” Peaceful Uprising says. Isolated confinement means that DeChristopher has limited access to reading materials, can only make 15 minutes of ph...

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