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This protest is the latest in a growing international movement to stand up for Indigenous and human rights and take climate action against pipeline companies like Energy Transfer Partners, Kinder Morgan, Enbridge and TransCanada, along with the banks that fund them. Energy Transfer Partners ... Switzerland
Meg Logue talks about being arrested for civil disobedience at the pipeline construction site, speaks as Bayou Bridge Pipeline opponents protest ... and that GOHSEP was aware of their presence and said that unlike Dakota Access, the Bayou Bridge resistance was attempting to organize in advance.

Justices heard arguments Tuesday in the second appeal stemming from criminal cases of the monthslong protests of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Last fall, Surrogate Judge Thomas Merrick convicted Mary Redway and Alex Simon of misdemeanors from a march in October 2016 near Pipeline ...
The film documents efforts by the Standing Rock Sioux and the tribe's supporters to oppose the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline for fear it would harm ... A protest camp on federal land just north of the reservation and near the area where the pipeline skirted tribal land drew hundreds and ...
Activists view these bills as responses to the high-profile actions at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, which brought thousands to encamp and protest against the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Though the Pipeline is now operating thanks to an expedited review process under the ...
Two years ago, protests over the Dakota Access Pipeline began. The country watched thousands of demonstrators travel from every corner, many of them campaigning for donations on crowdfunding platforms like GoFundMe. Millions of dollars poured into online donations, and when camps ...

FARGO -- Jenni Monet climbed a hill overlooking the Cannonball River to shoot video of dozens of protesters against the Dakota Access oil pipeline who ... it was erected across from the main protest camp during the prolonged protests near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in 2016 and early 2017. journalists
Chase Iron Eyes, a 2016 North Dakota Democratic congressional nominee, was in court Wednesday at the Morton County Courthouse in Mandan, North Dakota, to fight charges stemming from protests of the Dakota Access pipeline. During Iron Eyes' appearance, attorneys for Iron Eyes argued that ...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - The state of North Dakota still plans to go after the federal government to recoup costs associated with policing the Dakota Access oil pipeline protests in the state. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem says he plans to file a claim with the Army Corps of Engineers and possibly ... money pipeline
The Bayou Bridge opposition movement is tiny in comparison to the thousands of people who showed up at Standing Rock in the fall of 2016 to physically block construction of the Dakota Access pipeline, but the two pipelines are related. Both are owned by Energy Transfer Partners, and they represent the ... money pipeline
These bills are a direct reaction from politicians and corporations to the tactics of some of the most effective protesters in recent history, including Black Lives Matter and the water protectors challenging construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline at Standing Rock. If they succeed, these legislative moves will ... money pipeline
WASHINGTON (KFGO) - A congressional report says Russia used American social media to undermine U.S. energy markets and manipulate protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline. According to the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, American pipelines and energy infrastructure ... money pipeline
File photo of a police line moving through and past the north protest camp on North Dakota Hwy. 1806 on Thursday ... "Love Water Not Oil, Protect Our Mother, Stand With Standing Rock," a reference to an Indian tribe that opposed the Dakota Access Pipeline. The post also said, "No Pipelines. No Fracking. money pipeline
60 Plus also began lobbying and campaigning on behalf of the Dakota Access as the protest movement grew against the pipeline at the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota. Around the same time those protests began in September 2016, 60 Plus deployed its chairman, Jim Martin, to begin ... money pipeline
During a prayer walk with about 50 people on Thursday, Nathan Phillips, a member of the Omaha Tribe, holds an eagle staff as he walks away from a barbed wire fenced of what was once the main gate leading to the Oceti Sakowin camp of a year ago filled with thousands of Dakota Access Pipeline ... money pipeline
February 23, 2017: Law-enforcement officers point their weapons at two water protectors praying near the Sacred Fire of the main resistance camp of the Dakota Access Pipeline protests. Both men were arrested, along with the photographer, shortly after this image was taken. (Tracie Williams) ... money pipeline
11, 2017 about 100 demonstrators, calling themselves water protectors, blocked the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 just south of the Lakeway Drive exit for about an hour that afternoon to protest the federal government's handling of the Dakota Access pipeline. The charges indicated that Baxter, Semanko, ... money pipeline

GRAND FORKS -- Reporters who covered the Dakota Access Pipeline protests spoke at a panel on UND campus Thursday, April 19, providing some insight ... He referred to the protest site as the "Selma of the North," a reference to the famous, violent clash during the civil rights movement in Alabama. Pipeline protests
A sign for the Cannonball Ranch sits near the site of a protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline. ... Dakota Access LLC still owns about 7,000 acres of ranchland along the pipeline route in Morton County, a year after most protesters left the area and several months after the pipeline went into service. Pipeline protests
6, 2014, file photo, Chase Iron Eyes, an attorney and American Indian activist on the Standing Rock Reservation, speaks in Fort Yates, N.D. Iron Eyes, who is accused of inciting a riot during protests in North Dakota against the Dakota Access oil pipeline, wants a judge to force prosecutors to obtain and turn ... Pipeline protests
Federal authorities ultimately approved the Dakota Access pipeline route without having to consult the tribe, she said. "If Marathon Petroleum continues down the path of assuming the United States will respect our people, then their current course of action is insufficient and unfortunately will result in future ... Pipeline protests
Samuel Jessup of Vermont, who filmed Foster's protest, was sentenced Tuesday to two years of probation for conspiracy. Foster and Jessup were among 11 activists with the group Climate Direct Action who were arrested in North Dakota, Minnesota, Montana and Washington state the day of the protest. Pipeline protests
Marathon shareholders want the oil company to explain how it weighs environmental and social risks after the treatment of Dakota Access pipeline protesters. ... Marathon shareholders filed a similar resolution last year that met resistance from the company but still earned approval by 35 percent of the ... Pipeline protests
Video (02:41) : Sophia Wilansky of New York was airlifted to HCMC after being severely injured in the Dakota Access pipeline protest on Sunday. ... A Dakota Access pipeline protester who nearly lost her arm after allegedly being hit by a projectile fired by law enforcement is suing the government for the ... Pipeline protests
Iowa is one of four states through which the Dakota Access pipeline passes, and it was a center of anti-pipeline protests in 2016 and 2017. ... have made it a felony to tamper or attempt to tamper with oil and gas equipment was defeated last year, while bills in other states are still waiting for legislative action. Pipeline protests
Dale American Horse Jr. waits to be freed from a digger he secured himself to early Wednesday morning during a protest in Morton County. ... A Dakota Access Pipeline protester who locked himself to equipment at a worksite during the early months of protest has been charged with seven felonies related ... Pipeline protests
A contractor has completed cleaning the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camps on land managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Morton County spokeswoman Maxine Herr said crews were continuing Tuesday to scrape snow and mud off Highway 1806 and collecting debris from ditches, with most ... Pipeline protests
... to trial for allegedly shooting at police during a Dakota Access Pipeline protest. BISMARCK, N.D. — A Denver woman accused of shooting at law enforcement officers during protests in North Dakota against the Dakota Access oil pipeline has been arrested for violating conditions of her pretrial release. Pipeline protests
A Denver woman accused of shooting at law enforcement officers during protests in North Dakota against the Dakota Access oil pipeline has been ... At times thousands of pipeline opponents gathered in the region to protest the $3.8 billion project to move North Dakota oil to a shipping point in Illinois. Pipeline protests
Law enforcement officers met protesters at the railroad crossing on Morton County Road 82 west of Mandan on Nov. 15, 2016. Officers arrested 25 of the 400 people gathered there. Those defendants represent some of the first felony cases of the Dakota Access Pipeline protests to go to trial. Submitted. Pipeline protests
The Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp north of Cannon Ball on Sept. ... BISMARCK — A trial has been scheduled in the case of a Dakota Access Pipeline security firm that a North Dakota regulatory board alleged was operating in ... Its route near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation drew large protests. Pipeline protests
Five Spills, Six Months in Operation: Dakota Access Track Record Highlights Unavoidable Reality — Pipelines Leak ... Representatives from Energy Transfer Partners, the company behind the controversial Dakota Access pipeline, traveled to Cambridge, Iowa, in October to present a series of $20,000 ... Pipeline protests
In this Oct. 10, 2016, file photo, law enforcement officers, left, drag a person from a protest against the Dakota Access pipeline, near the town of St. ... MANDAN, N.D. — Rodrick Joe has a chance to keep his clean record despite being convicted Thursday as the first Dakota Access Pipeline protester to ... Pipeline protests
Four of the eight laws are in North Dakota and include the mandatory evacuation of a Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp, heightened penalties for riot offences, an expanded scope of criminal trespass activity related to protests and demonstrations, and new penalties for protesters who conceal their ... Pipeline protests
Sempra, TransCanada Face Indigenous Pipeline Resistance South of Border ... Since Mexico privatized its oil and gas resources in 2013, border-crossing pipelines including those owned by Sempra Energy and TransCanada have come under intense scrutiny and legal challenges, particularly from ... Pipeline protests
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.'s ETP Dakota Access pipeline has been benefiting oil producers in Bakken Shale. We note that the opening of the pipeline was mired in controversy. However, once it became fully operational in June 2017, this 1,172-mile pipeline has proved to be beneficial for producers in ... Pipeline protests
The feature-length film is about the resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline. It timelines the historical events that unfolded in Standing Rock throughout 2016 and brings you the experience from many front-line actions to protect the water. Although the Dakota Access Pipelines is completed, the impact of ... Pipeline protests
The mile marker was made by activists gathered at the Oceti Sakowin [Great Sioux Nation] camp to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline. The mile marker features hundreds of handmade signs pointing to the reservations, cities, states and countries represented by some of the 12,000 protesters who tried to ... Pipeline protests
The company has met fierce resistance from indigenous and environmental groups disputing the need for the Line 3 replacement pipeline, from formal opposition in ongoing permitting proceedings to protests leading to arrests. It is in a way a continuation of the Dakota Access pipeline battle at Standing ... Pipeline protests
One of the first controversies Trump faced in office was handling the advancement of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines. ... office and then-President Barack Obama's administration had moved to block them -- but it was the protest site at the Dakota Access Pipeline that generated a lot of buzz. Pipeline protests
Prosecutors can cite alleged threats from Denver woman arrested during oil pipeline protests ... of North Dakota Chief Judge Daniel Hovland says prosecutors will be able to use threatening statements from Fallis when she goes to trial for allegedly shooting at police during a Dakota Access Pipeline protest. Pipeline protests
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota law enforcement purchased more than $600,000 worth of body armor, tactical equipment and crowd control devices during the height of protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline, state invoices show. The purchases, tallied by The Associated Press from invoices ... Pipeline protests
BISMARCK, N.D. — A Denver woman accused of shooting at law enforcement officers during a protest against the Dakota Access pipeline in North Dakota is seeking to suppress some evidence and statements she made to police. The Bismarck Tribune reports attorneys for Red Fawn Fallis argued during a ... Pipeline protests
For at least two months, Harmon took part in the daily life of DAPL resistance camps and gained access to movement participants, even becoming Fallis's romantic partner several weeks prior to the .... A Dakota Access pipeline opponent under arrest awaits transportation to the Morton County jail on Nov. Pipeline protests
A federal has judge ordered Energy Transfer Partners LP to coordinate with local tribes and the Army Corps of Engineers to create an oil-spill response plan for the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline by next April, a decision he said will allow oil to keep flowing and prevent spills. The order by U.S. District ... Pipeline protests
If you want to experience 2017 in a nutshell, check out the billion-dollar lawsuit filed by an oil and gas company against Greenpeace and other environmental groups for their roles in the Standing Rock protests. In a 231-page complaint filed by Donald Trump's old law firm, Energy Transfer Partners, the ... Pipeline protests
The Dakota Access Pipeline drew months of protests along the construction route and in Washington, D.C. The Obama administration delayed the project, but ... Six months after oil began flowing through the Dakota Access Pipeline, a federal judge has ordered the pipeline's owner to develop a final spill ... Pipeline protests
Energy Transfer in August sued Greenpeace, BankTrack and Earth First for up to $1 billion, alleging the environmental groups disseminated false and misleading information about the $3.8 billion pipeline moving oil from North Dakota through South Dakota and Iowa to Illinois, and instigated violent protests ... Pipeline protests
MANDAN, N.D. – The county sheriff who led the law enforcement response to the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest in North Dakota says he'll seek a second ... In 2016 and 2017 he led the response to the pipeline protests that drew thousands of people and resulted in 761 arrests over a six-month span. Pipeline protests
More than half the criminal cases from the Dakota Access Pipeline protests have closed, but hundreds more await their fate. ... The Morton County State's Attorney's Office appeared to adopt a strategy this year in dismissing protest defendants' charges, then newly recharging them soon afterward in a ... Pipeline protests


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