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November 8, 2019 | Legal Document

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe: Pre-Hearing Brief, North Dakota PSC

To the North Dakota Public Service Commission. In the Matter of Dakota Access, LLC Consolidated Application for an Amended Certificate of Corridor Compatibility and Amended Route Permit; Dakota Access Pipeline Pump Station - Emmons County Siting Application (Case. No. PU-19-204, OAH File. No. 20190280)

October 14, 2019 | Video

Rigged No More

One day, Pawnee Tribal member Walter Echo-Hawk stumbled upon a worrying scene. Next to his home, oil and gas workers were surveying for fracking. The U.S. government had approved 17 oil and gas leases on Pawnee land without consulting or even notifying the Tribal members. This is the story of how that happened, and how the Pawnee Nation fought back.

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