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June 28, 2017 | Feature

Oil, Water, and Steel: The Dakota Access Pipeline

The fight to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline, which threatens the water and sacred sites of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, has grown into a global movement of solidarity with Standing Rock. Earthjustice is representing the Tribe in their legal challenges against the pipeline.

June 22, 2017 | Legal Document

BP Air Permit Cherry Point Refinery Appeal Notice

Short and Plain Statement Showing Grounds for Appeal
The Permit is contrary to contrary to state and federal Clean Air Act requirements and regulations requiring BACT for nitrogen oxides, sulfur dioxides and greenhouse gases, and is arbitrary and capricious because it is not supported by the record before the Department of Ecology. The Permit is also contrary to law in that it failed to adequately respond to the finding of adverse effects by the National Park Service and failed provide required public notice and comment on the issue of adverse impacts to area National Parks as determined and found by the National Park Service.

June 18, 2017 | Feature

National Monuments At Risk

An executive order jeopardizes 27 national monuments—and the public lands law that safeguards all national monuments, present and future: the Antiquities Act of 1906. Here's what you can do.

June 15, 2017 | Feature

DAPL Ruling: What Was Decided, What’s Next?

An explanation of the latest court decision in the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's litigation: how the Trump administration decision fell short in three important respects, and what lies ahead.