September 25, 2014

Climate Ground Zero Goes To Trial

Mike Roselle, Climate Ground Zero Director, was arrested on Thanksgiving Day 2013 in Charleston at the WV Governor’s Mansion for delivering a jar of mountaintop removal coal blasting dust debris to Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin.  Roselle is charged with trespassing and disorderly conduct.

At the Governor's Mansion.  Photo by Mike Cherin

At the Governor’s Mansion. Photo by Mike Cherin

The trial begins October 1st, 2014 at 1:30 pm in the Magistrate Court, Kanawha County, WV.

The Court is located at 111 Court St. in the WV Capitol of Charleston.

Background and details here: http://climategroundzero.net/2014/03/one-state-under-coal-by-jeffrey-st-clair/; http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_analysis/2311593/one_state_under_coal.html;

This article was originally published on Counterpunch.