Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Historic Trial Lets Activists Who Blocked Oil Train Cite Climate Change Threat in Their Defense

Five climate justice activists [went] on trial in Washington State [Monday] for tying themselves to a 25-foot tripod structure to block a mile-long oil train. The protesters demanded a halt of shipments of fossil fuels through the Northwest following a string of derailments.

More:  http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/34368-historic-trial-lets-activists-who-blocked-oil-train-cite-climate-change-threat-in-their-defense

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