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January 25, 2017 | In the News: High Country News

Breaking Down Trump’s Dakota Access Decision

Jan Hasselman, Attorney, Earthjustice: “This is another action in a long history of sidestepping treaty rights and trampling on the rights of indigenous people. If this is how the Trump administration is going to be approaching issues in Indian country, it’s going to be a long four years.”

January 20, 2017 | Legal Document

Dakota Access LLC: Opposition to Motions to Dismiss and Reply in Support of MSJ

Dakota Access, LLC’s consolidated (1) Opposition to motions to dismiss by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, and Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe; (2) Opposition to Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s and Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe’s cross-motions for summary judgment; and (3) Reply in support of motion for summary judgment

January 16, 2017 | Legal Document

Dakota Access LLC: Motion for a Temporary Restraining Order

Cross-claimant Dakota Access, LLC's memorandum of law supporting motion under the all writs act to prevent publication of environmental-impact-statement notice in Federal Register, and emergency motion for interim relief through a temporary restraining order


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