Tag Archives: Dakota Access Pipeline

Federal Court Orders Environmental Review of DAPL

Here is the opinion and order in Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. United States Army Corps of Engineers (D.D.C.): Doc. 238 Order on Summary Judgment Motions Doc. 239 Memorandum Opinion on Cross Motions for Partial Summary Judgment

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Updated Standing Rock/NoDAPL Pleadings (March 21-May 11) [Update: thru May 17]

Here are updated pleadings in Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. United States Army Corps of Engineers (D.D.C.): 194 DAPL Reply re Vance Resp to Ct Order 195 SRST Opp to ACOE & DAPL Mtns for Partial Sum Judg 198 Consol … Continue reading

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The Guardian: “Dakota Access pipeline has first leak before pipeline is fully operational”

Here.

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“Dakota Access Changed Tribes’ Outlook on Energy Companies, Denver Attorney Says”

Here.

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Sens. Carper & Cantwell Letter Demanding Transparency on DAPL Decisions under Trump

Here: Letter to USACE

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DAPL Appeal Pleadings

Here are the briefs in Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. United States Army Corps of Engineers: 2017 03 15 Em Mtn for Injunction 2017 03 17 ACOE Resp in Opp 2017 03 17 CRST Reply 2017 03 17 DAPL Resp … Continue reading

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More DAPL Pleadings (March 15 to Present)

Here: 174 ACOE Unopposed Motion to Consolidate Cases 174-1 Proposed Order 175 SRST Motion to Extend Time 176 DAPL Opp to SRST Mtn Ext Time 177 Vance Response to Court’s 3-3-17 Order [178 sealed] 179 DAPL Status Report-Redacted 180 Stmt … Continue reading

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Breaking Ground at Standing Rock: The Dakota Access Pipeline and Environmental Justice

Download(PDF): Flyer ABA Environmental Justice Committee’s upcoming teleconference “BREAKING GROUND AT STANDING ROCK: The Dakota Access Pipeline and Environmental Justice” is taking place on April 13, 3:00PM- 4:00PM (EST).

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Updated Pleadings in DAPL Suit (Current through March 14)

Here: 153 ACOE Motion Extend Time to Resp to Mtn Part SJ 154 SRST Resp to 153 ACOE Mtn Ext Time 155 Vance Reply to DAPL & ACOE Opp to Mtn Intervene 156 DAPL Status Rept 157 Order Denying Prelim … Continue reading

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Federal Court Denies DAPL Injunction

Here is the order in Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. United States Army Corps of Engineers (D.D.C.): March 7 Order Materials here.

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