Leonard Higgins

Fort Benton Jury Returns Guilty

November 25, 2017 Tim Spangler 0

On Wednesday Nov. 22, a Fort Benton jury found Leonard Higgins guilty of felony mischief. Not only was Leonard prohibited by the judge, Daniel Boucher, from bringing witnesses to support a necessity defense, but he was not allowed to discuss climate change as his motivation for the action during his own testimony.

Leonard Higgins Mock Trial

Leonard Higgins Mock Trial Held

November 20, 2017 Tim Spangler 0

A mock trial of Leonard Higgins, Valve Turner, was held at the University Theater in Missoula last Saturday. The cast included Leonard and two of the other Valve Turners, three expert witnesses of different professions, and professional lawyers.

We Are Still In Paris Agreement

July 11, 2017 Tim Spangler 0

The United States has withdrawn from the Paris Agreement on climate. Hundreds of organizations and government officials have joined a movement to defy Washington by forming a group called the United States Climate Alliance. We are circulating a petition asking Governor Bullock to join the hundreds of mayors and 13 other governors in the Alliance.

butte climate march

Butte Climate Rally March

October 12, 2016 Tim Spangler 0

After music in Emma Park, attendees of the Renewables Now rally in Butte walked to the new NorthWestern Energy office building at Park and Main. See march action.