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January 18, 2018
Marshals Service arrests DAPL protester on pretrial release violation
FARGO—Members of the U.S. Marshals Service have arrested a woman charged in connection with the Dakota Access Pipeline protests for violating...
January 18, 2018 - 7:40pm
Commentary: Militarized police officers were not why the #NoDAPL protests were violent
Were the #NoDAPL protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline violent because they were perpetrated by political extremists who pick fights with...
December 18, 2017 - 9:54am
December 8, 2017
ND pipeline protester charged with firing gun at officers will have hearing resume Monday
BISMARCK — Defense and prosecuting attorneys will reconvene in federal court Monday, Dec. 11, as a suppression hearing for Red Fawn Fallis...
December 8, 2017 - 9:42pm
November 20, 2017
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
Over the weekend the New York Post ran an unfortunate profile of #NoDAPL activist Sophia Wilanksy. You’ll remember her as the woman who got...
November 20, 2017 - 12:27pm
November 5, 2017
UND emails show evolving plans for Standing Rock lectures
Professor Mark Trahant is leaving the University of North Dakota at the end of the academic year — but not before hosting a spring conference...
November 5, 2017 - 8:00am
October 31, 2017
Oil projects and their protests: secundum artem
Secundum artem is a Latin phrase meaning "standard practice," or "according to procedure." As we see protests continue to cause problems and costly delays for oil companies, it's difficult not to think of that phrase each time a line is proposed and met with loud and potentially violent...
October 31, 2017 - 6:26am
August 25, 2017
DAPL settlement offer remains confidential
BISMARCK, N.D.—The North Dakota Public Service Commission plans to meet in executive session on Monday, Aug. 28, to discuss a response from Dakota Access Pipeline related to a settlement offer from state regulators. Commissioner Julie Fedorchak said attorneys for the PSC heard...
August 25, 2017 - 7:10pm
July 22, 2017
Regulators consider first major ND pipeline since Dakota Access
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Public Service Commission will hold public hearings starting Monday, July 24, on the largest pipeline proposed...
July 22, 2017 - 4:32pm
July 2, 2017
Twelve no-show warrants issued in May DAPL cases
BISMARCK — Twelve warrants were issued in May when Dakota Access Pipeline protesters did not show up for hearings or trials scheduled in Morton County. Warrants are not a problem unique to the protester cases, but they account for a significant number of the approximately 596...
July 2, 2017 - 4:47pm
June 3, 2017
Trial postponed for DAPL protester accused of firing gun
BISMARCK — The woman accused of shooting at police officers during an October pipeline protest is petitioning the court to get out of jail...
June 3, 2017 - 11:00pm
May 31, 2017
Port: Law enforcement coordinated response to #NoDAPL protests with pipeline security contractor, and so what?
A left wing website called The Intercept obtained and published a bunch of documents illustrating coordination between law enforcement personnel...
May 31, 2017 - 8:58am
May 19, 2017
Port: Standing Rock Tribal Chairman David Archambault, who helped instigate #NoDAPL protests, running for re-election
According to an official notice (see below) Standing Rock Sioux Chairman David Archambault will be one of ten candidates running to be chairman...
May 19, 2017 - 2:36pm
March 16, 2017
Port: The Dakota Access Pipeline company shouldn’t have to pay for the misconduct of #NoDAPL protesters
As of March 6 the cost of the #NoDAPL protests to North Dakota’s state and local governments was over $38 million. According to the Associated...
March 16, 2017 - 2:44pm
February 28, 2017
Fargo city worker who said protesters should be killed won't be fired
FARGO — A city of Fargo employee will keep his job after saying on social media that Dakota Access Pipeline protesters should be shot and...
February 28, 2017 - 4:38pm
U.S. judge to rule on Dakota Access Pipeline easement in early March
WASHINGTON -- A U.S. judge said on Tuesday, Feb. 28, he hopes to decide by about March 7 on a request by Native American tribes for the Army...
February 28, 2017 - 12:36pm