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The ‘necessity defence’– should climate activists be allowed to break the law? - Guest Work

Guest Author Jan 20, 2016

Tara Smith, Bangor University Can you break the law to stop climate change … and get away with it? That’s exactly what five climate change activists wanted to argue at a recent criminal trial in Seattle, Washington. In September 2014, the group tied themselves to a 25ft (8 metre) high “tripod” over a railway line in Washington State, … Read More