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September 2016

Richelle Washabaugh lied about not being involved in protests when shot with a beanbag.

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Richelle Washabaugh says she was minding her own business when police shot her with a beanbag round. A video of Washabaugh describing the attack went viral. Washabaugh claimed she was not involved in the protests. Video from FOX5 and a Facebook post show Washabaugh was lying about her involvement in protests. A video has gone…

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Sgt. Brandon Hauptman shot autistic Joey Weber out of “fear for his life.”

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Ellis County Attorney Tom Drees claims 36-year-old autistic Joey Weber was reaching for Sgt. Brandon Hauptman’s gun. Weber was shot and killed during a traffic stop on August 18, 2016. Hauptman has a history with special needs, yet claims Weber showed no signs of being a special needs case. Hauptman remains on administrative leave. For…

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El Cajon officers shoot man after sister calls for help.

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El Cajon officers shoot man who was not following officer demands. Police responded to a call about a man acting erratically. Upon arriving at the scene, police say the man refused to follow orders. The shooting was captured on video by a witnesses cell phone. Police say witnesses voluntarily handed over their cell phones, but…

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Hays, Kansas will finally release information on the shooting of Joey Weber.

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Ellis County Attorney Tom Drees will finally speak on the August 18 shooting of Joey Weber. Weber was shot and killed after police claim he was not following orders. Drees has remained silent on any details of the shooting for over a month. Weber had autism according to friends and family. After friends and family…

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Active construction of Dakota Access continues to be stopped by peaceful demonstrations.

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Cannon Ball, North Dakota (via – The Indigenous Environmental Network) – On Monday, North Dakota news outlet WDAY-TV published a report on a #NoDAPL action in North Dakota that occurred the day prior. The report alleges a private security guard was “assaulted” and “carried by” protesters at a Dakota Access construction site. There is no proof of the incident…

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Michigan striped away Flint’s ability to sue over the city’s water crisis

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How Governor Snyder stripped away Flint’s ability to sue the State of Michigan. The City of Flint filed a Notice of Intention to File a Claim in March of this year. One week after the notice was filed the Receivership Transition Advisory Board held an emergency meeting. Flint cannot sue the state without the state’s…

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Rusty patch bumblebees recommended to be an endangered species.

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US Fish and Wildlife Service recommended rusty patched bumblebees be considered as an endangered species. The species of bee is said to have vanished from 90% of their historic range in the last 20-years. Multiple problems are causing bumblebees around the nation to vanish. In Canada the rusty patched bumblebee is already on the endangered…

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Sacred Burial Ground in North Dakota sold to Dakota Access.

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Standing Rock Sioux Tribe announce sacred burial ground sold to Dakota Access. The announcement comes after thousands came nto North Dakota to stand against Dakota Access. Paperwork was finalized yesterday and money has already been transferred for the sale of the land. Dakota Access is now pulling similar tactics in Texas that they used in…

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Talyn Roades officially charged with breaking Wichita infant’s arms.

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Talyn Roades has been charged for putting 1-year-old in the hospital with multiple broken bones. Baby Ciana is said to be in a full body cast, but expected to make a full recovery. Ciana’s father is the only one allowed to see her at this time. Supporters plan on holding a protest tomorrow morning at…

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