Climate activist Troy Horton will not stand trial in Tempe Municipal Court this week, following the prosecutor's dismissal of charges against him.
CDP's work to support university divestment campaigns and advance the climate necessity defense has received mention in a number of recent articles and interviews.
Climate Defense Project (CDP) is seeking a full-time staff attorney to support its criminal defense and fossil fuel divestment programs, and to develop new programs in alignment with CDP’s mission, philosophy, and capacity.
CDP assisted student-led campaigns at Princeton, MIT, Stanford, Yale, and Vanderbilt in filing complaints with state officials today over the schools' continued investments in the fossil fuel industry.