Tag Archives: Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

Standing Rock Children’s Code RFP

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (Tribe) is now accepting Proposals from qualified individuals, organizations or firms for the development of a Children’s Code for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s Code of Justice.  The Tribe currently has a … Continue reading

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Eighth Circuit Rejects Effort to Enjoin Police Use of Dangerous Weapons at Standing Rock

Here is the unpublished opinion in Dundon v. Kirchmeier. Briefs: Appellant Brief ACLU Amicus Brief Appellee Brief Reply Brief

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New Scholarship on Indigenous Water Justice

Jason A. Robison, Barbara A. Cosens, Sue Jackson, Kelsey Leonard, and Daniel McCool have posted “Indigenous Water Justice” on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Indigenous Peoples are struggling for water justice across the globe. These struggles stem from centuries-long, ongoing … Continue reading

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UND Law to Host “Resistance, Resilience & Reconciliation: Indigenous Environmental Justice” April 18, 2017

Here (PDF):

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NYTs Profile of Energy Tribes and Trump Administration

Here is “Tribes That Live Off Coal Hold Tight to Trump’s Promises,”

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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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Fletcher: “Indian Country And Climate Change After DAPL” @ Law360.com

Here: Indian Country And Climate Change After DAPL Law360, New York (February 27, 2017, 12:01 PM EST) — Matthew L.M. Fletcher In the chaos of the early weeks of the Trump administration, the president managed to highlight his support for … Continue reading

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Stephen Pevar: “Oil and Water Don’t Mix: Why the ACLU Is Standing Up for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe”

Here.

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NYTs Video: “A Standing Rock Camp is Burned”

Here.

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Monte Mills: “How will Native tribes fight the Dakota Access Pipeline in court?”

Here, at PBS. An excerpt: Although the details of those arguments will be complex, as a legal scholar focused on Native American law I see the case addressing an essential question at the heart of our legal system: namely, how … Continue reading

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