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Dakota Access Pipeline

The Latest On: Dakota Access Pipeline

May 20, 2020 | Legal Document

Declarations in Support of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

Expert and agency staff declarations in support of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's brief asking the Court to shut down the Dakota Access pipeline while an Environmental Impact Statement is performed.

May 20, 2020 | Legal Document

Legal Brief on Remedy: Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Calls For Shutting Down DAPL

Consolidated Brief of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, Oglala Sioux Tribe, and Yankton Sioux Tribe Regarding Remedy. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe asks the Court to shut down the Dakota Access pipeline while an Environmental Impact Statement is performed.

May 20, 2020 | Legal Document

Amicus Brief of National Congress of American Indians, Tribes, and Tribal Organizations in Support of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

Amicus Curiae Brief of the Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Association, National Congress Of American Indians Fund, Inter-Tribal Association Of Arizona, Midwest Alliance Of Sovereign Tribes, United South And Eastern Tribes Sovereignty Protection Fund, Affiliated Tribes Of Northwest Indians, Association On American Indian Affairs, and 28 Indian Tribes Supporting a Vacatur Remedy

April 29, 2020 | Legal Document

Amicus Briefs Supporting Corps and DAPL

Six amicus (friend of the court) briefs representing oil companies, industry groups, and the state of North Dakota, supporting requests by the Army Corps and Dakota Access to allow the pipeline to continue to operate while a full Environmental Impact Statement is prepared.

April 29, 2020 | Legal Document

Dakota Access, LLC: Remedy Brief

Asks the Court to allow the pipeline to continue to operate while a full Environmental Impact Statement is prepared, as required by the Court’s earlier decision. Dakota Access, LLC, breathtakingly calls DAPL the safest pipeline in the world, relying on secretive information that it has shielded from any public scrutiny.

April 29, 2020 | Legal Document

Army Corps: Remedy Brief

On whether the United States Army Corps of Engineers’ February 8, 2017, decision granting an easement to allow a portion of the Dakota Access Pipeline under Corps-managed lands at Lake Oahe should be vacated while the Corps conducts additional environmental review consistent with this Court’s opinion

March 25, 2020 | Explainer

FAQ: Standing Rock Litigation

What’s happening now in the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s lawsuit challenging the Dakota Access Pipeline.

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