Tag Archives: Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Environmental Assessment Not Vacated on Remand in Dakota Access

Here are the documents in the matter of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe et al v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers et al (D.D.C. 16-cv-01534): Doc. 283 – Order Doc. 284 – Memorandum Opinion Other materials posted here. Excerpt: In light … Continue reading

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Standing Rock/NoDAPL Motion to File Amicus in Support of Dakota Access and ACOE Brief Regarding Remedy

Here are the briefs(PDF) in the matter of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe et al v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers et al, (D.D.C. 16-cv-01534): 258- United States Army Corps of Engineers’ Brief Regarding Remedy 259- Motion of the American Fuel … Continue reading

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Cheyenne River Sioux’s Motion for Expedited Partial Summary Judgment with Attachments

Further materials in the matter of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe et al v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers et al (D.D.C. 16-cv-01534): 131- Intervenor-Plaintiff’s Partial Motion for Summary Judgment 131-1 Statement of Facts 131-2 Exhibit 131-3 Exhibit 131-4 Exhibit 131-5 Exhibit … Continue reading

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Amicus Briefs in Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. Army Corps of Engineers

Download(PDF): National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center Oglala Sioux Tribe Association on American Indian Affairs, Pueblo of Pojoaque, and University of New Mexico School of Law Natural Resources and Environmental Law Clinic National Congress of American Indians, Affiliated Tribes of Northwest … Continue reading

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D.C. Circuit Court Dissolves Emergency Injunction Pending Appeal on Dakota Access Pipeline

As has been reported elsewhere, the D.C. Circuit denied Standing Rock’s injunction of building the pipeline pending appeal. Order here. Previous coverage here. The court wrote: Although the Tribe has not met the narrow and stringent standard governing this extraordinary form … Continue reading

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Feds Deny Approval of Construction of the DAPL on Lands that Border Lake Oahe [corrected headline]

Here is the United States’ press release: JOINT STATEMENT FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY AND THE DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR REGARDING STANDING ROCK SIOUX TRIBE V. U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS WASHINGTON – The Department … Continue reading

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