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September 4, 2016 | Legal Document

Emergency Motion For A Temporary Restraining Order (Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)

Pursuant to Local Rule 65.1(a), plaintiff Standing Rock Sioux Tribe respectfully moves for a temporary restraining order against defendant-intervenor Dakota Access Pipeline, LLC to prevent further destruction of sacred and culturally significant sites near Lake Oahe, North Dakota, prior to this Court ruling on the Tribe’s motion for a preliminary injunction, which the Court previously indicated is anticipated this week.

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