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Dakota Access Pipeline

The Latest On: Dakota Access Pipeline

September 1, 2016 | Feature

Standing With Standing Rock

The massive Dakota Access oil pipeline threatens the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's drinking water, sacred history, and children's future. An interactive recap of the story so far.

September 1, 2016 | In the News: BBC

Rediscovering Native American Roots At Pipeline Protest

“It's the biggest gathering of tribes in more than 100 years. The movement is becoming more than a protest ... People in the camp say it is a way to reconnect with their identity, pride and heritage after a long history of abuse and segregation.”

August 4, 2016 | Legal Document

Motion For Preliminary Injunction (Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)

Pursuant to LCvR 65.1, Plaintiff Standing Rock Sioux Tribe hereby respectfully moves this Court to preliminarily enjoin the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to withdraw Nationwide Permit 12 as applied to the Dakota Access Pipeline, and to withdraw verifications issued on July 25, 2016 for the Dakota Access Pipeline to discharge in federally regulated waters at 204 sites along the pipeline route.

July 28, 2016 | Case

The Dakota Access Pipeline

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, represented by Earthjustice, filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for violating the National Historic Preservation Act and other laws, after the agency issued final permits for a massive crude oil pipeline stretching from North Dakota to Illinois.

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