Bill McKibben: Tim DeChristopher Is Going to Jail, Now It's Our Turn
Because the oil and gas under that ground needs to stay there. The carbon it contains is, we now know, ruinous -- it's what is heating the atmosphere, setting new temperature records every day. If you sweated through last week's record heat, if your crops are withering in the southwest's epic drought, if you watched the Mississippi swallow your town -- then Tim DeChristopher acted for you.DeChristopher supporters protest sentencing - ABC 4.com - Salt Lake City, Utah News
He was found guilty on several felony charges and sentenced Tuesday to two years in federal prison and a $10,000 fine.