Monday, 16 April 2018

David Buckel, prominent New York LGBT lawyer, dies after setting himself on fire

David Buckel, prominent New York LGBT lawyer, dies after setting himself on fire
- A prominent gay rights lawyer and environmental advocate has burned himself to death in New York on Saturday, reportedly using fossil fuel in a protest against ecological destruction. The charred remains of 60-year-old David Buckel were found by passers-by in Brooklyn's Prospect Park. Police said he ...