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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

May 4, 2020 | Artículo

Justicia En Tiempos De Dos Crisis: El COVID-19 Y el Cambio Climático

La pandemia del coronavirus ha transformado el mundo casi instantáneamente, a la vez que expone injusticias sistemáticas de larga data que también están presentes en una creciente crisis climática. Sin embargo, hay un camino justo que nos ayuda a encarar ambos fenómenos.

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.

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