Obama Administration: Dakota Pipeline ‘Will Not Go Forward At This Time’

https://insideclimatenews.org/news/09092016/energy-transfer-dakota-access-oil-pipeline-construction-standing-rock-sioux-tribes-obama-administration

Brushing aside a fresh court ruling, three federal agencies said they are withholding permits on a key portion of the project near Sioux Land. By Phil McKenna In a major concession to tribal opponents of the Dakota Access pipeline, and brushing aside a fresh court ruling, the Obama administration announced it would not grant permits for a key portion of the project near Sioux land until further review. See Also: Dakota Pipeline Was Approved by Army Corps Over Objections of Three Federal Agencies Dakota Pipeline Fight Is Sioux Tribe’s Cry For Justice Photos: Native American Pipeline Protest Brings National Attention to N.D. Standoff Judge Delays Injunction Ruling as Native American Pipeline Protest Grows Native American Pipeline Protest Halts Construction in N. Dakota read more

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