American LGBT rights lawyer, David Buckel, Died at 60

  Activist, Law

David Stroh Buckel was born in 1957 and died on April 14, 2018.

He was an American LGBT rights lawyer.

He was an environmental activist.

He graduated in 1987 from Cornell Law School.

He was partnered with Terry Kaelber, with whom he was raising a daughter, Hannah Broholm-Vail. Buckel and Kaelber co-parented Hannah with Rona Vail and Cindy Broholm.

David died on April 14, 2018, by self-immolation as a protest against the use of fossil fuels.

He died at 60 years old.