Ac­tivist re­leased from prison iso­la­tion unit

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SALT LAKE CITY | Lawyers for a prom­i­nent en­vi­ron­men­tal ac­tivist say he has been re­leased from an iso­la­tion unit at a fed­eral prison and re­turned to a min­i­mum-se­cu­rity camp.

Tim Dechristo­pher is serv­ing two years for fraud­u­lently bid­ding on drilling leases near Utah’s na­tional parks in an ef­fort to keep the parcels un­de­vel­oped.

Dechristo­pher called his sup­port­ers Thurs­day to say he was out of an iso­la­tion unit at a fed­eral prison in Her­long, Calif. He’s back in a nearby

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