“Justice is Not Found Here” (2 of 2)

(continued from yesterday’s post): (…) The government’s memorandum states, “As opposed to preventing this particular defendant from committing further crimes, the sentence should be crafted ‘to afford adequate deterrence to criminal conduct’ by others.”  Their concern is not the danger that I present, but the danger presented by my ideas and words that might lead others to action.  Perhaps Mr Huber is right to be concerned.  He represents the … Read more “Justice is Not Found Here” (2 of 2)

“Justice is Not Found Here” (1 of 2)

[Statement to the court by the climate criminal Tim DeChristopher before being sentenced to two years in federal prison and a $10,000 fine for ‘disrupting’ in 2008 a Bureau of Land Management auction of 116 parcels of public land in Utah for oil and gas leases. This defense of civil disobedience will surely ring down the years.IB] Frank Ross Federal Courthouse, Salt Lake City, 26 July 2011 “Thank you for the opportunity to speak … Read more “Justice is Not Found Here” (1 of 2)