Prominent Gay Rights Lawyer And Environmentalist Burns Himself To Death In Protest Against Fossil Fuels
April 17, 2018 16:16
An environmentalist and notable LGBT rights lawyer, David S. Buckel, has killed himself in an act of protest against environmental degradation. He was 60.
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This disturbing incident took place on Saturday morning in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. Buckel is known to have led lawsuits legalizing same-sex marriage before turning his focus on advocating for the environment.