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CDP in the Press: Climate Change Made Me Do It: Activists Press The ‘Necessity Defense’
January 10, 2018January 10, 2018
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CDP in the Press: Climate Change Made Me Do It: Activists Press The ‘Necessity Defense’

CDP co-founder Kelsey Skaggs was quoted in a Forbes article on the recent progress of the climate necessity defense: “In some ways it fits very well with climate change,” said Kelsey Skaggs, a Harvard-trained lawyer and executive director of the Climate Defense Project, which supports climate activists. Defendants must prove the threat of overwhelming harm, Skaggs...