Tag Archives: DAPL

Former DAPL Security Kyle Thompson Arrested For Failure To Appear

Former DAPL security officer Kyle Thompson arrested for failure to appear Thompson was booked on a failure to appear charge on Sunday The failure to appear stems from charges Thompson received in April of this year Thompson received national attention after being caught on video pulling an AR-15 on water protectors on October 27,2016 Just days after former DAPL security ...

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Federal Government Denies North Dakota Reimbursement For DAPL Protests

The federal government denied a $38 million reimbursement request from Governor Doug Burgum for the eight month long protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline Spokesperson for Burgum said on Wednesday that the disaster declaration submitted in April was denied weeks later $20 million of the requested $38 million is said to have gone to law enforcement salaries and overtime The ...

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Dakota Access Security Guard Kyle Thompson Speaks Out

Dakota Access Pipeline hired security guard Kyle Thompson speaks out Thompson was involved in an armed standoff with water protectors on October 27, 2016 in Cannon Ball, North Dakota The former project manager for Leighton Security Services spoke with Myron Dewey, founder of Digital Smoke Signals Three water protectors were arrested for pushing Thompson’s truck off the road on October ...

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Memorandum Shows The Close Relationship Between DAPL And The Army Corps Of Engineers

A 91-page memorandum shows the close relationship between DAPL and the Army Corps of Engineers On Wednesday US District Court Judge James Boasburg’s decision was that the Corps did not consider environmental justice when approving the Dakota Access Pipeline The memorandum showed that DAPL worked with the Corps to create their Environmental Assessment It is not decided if the Dakota Access ...

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Standing Rock: Police Break Livestreamer’s Hip, but Roll Out Red Carpet for ABC News

Eviction of water protectors from Standing Rock has begun Hundreds of militarized officers surrounded camps Wednesday. Police refused freedom of the press — except for ABC News. Police made several violent arrests, and allegedly broke Eric Poemz’ hip. An estimated 100 water protectors began filing out of the remaining camps on unceded treaty land at Standing Rock on Wednesday, in ...

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120 Investors to 17 Big Banks: Consider Reroute of DAPL or Risk Possible ‘Legal Liability’

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Investors representing billions urged 17 Big Banks to appease the Tribe Treaty violations and excessive force against water protectors concerned the investors. They point out a number of banks have already pulled assets from DAPL. Lake Oahe is rightfully Sioux land, they emphasized, and DAPL should be rerouted. A group of more than 120 investors, representing a $653 billion in ...

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Growing concerns that ROZOL poisoning could be the cause of “camp cough” at Standing Rock camps

ROZOL found to be illegally used on Cannonball Ranch and Wilder Ranch In April six bald eagles were found dead along with bison in the area The EPA found that ROZOL had been used illegally in the area to exterminate prairie dogs Chlorophacinone, more commonly known as ROZOL, is an anticoagulant rodenticide Many of the water protectors in Standing Rock have ...

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Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Council files motion to shut down Sacred Stone Camp

A post from LaDonna Tamakawastewin Allard claims that a motion was filed to close the Sacred Stone Camp Sacred Stone is located on Allard’s private property and acts as the heart of the stand against the Dakota Access Pipeline Allard’s property acted as the foundation for the original camp last year Allard’s public statement comes just after the SRST tribal council announced ...

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Morton County Sheriff’s Department is protecting armed DAPL mercenary Kyle Thompson

The Morton County Sheriff’s Department issued arrest warrants for the three people responsible for stopping armed DAPL security guard Kyle Thompson Kyle Thompson was stopped by three water protectors as he was speeding towards a small group of people armed with an AR-15 The warrant states that Brennan Nastacio, Michael Fasig, and Isreal Hernandez are wanted for alleged violent crimes ...

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