VICTORY! Court Orders Dakota Access Pipeline to Shut Down in Major Win for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

(Elias Marat) A U.S. federal court has ordered the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) to immediately halt operations and evacuate all oil from the pipeline over concerns about its likely environmental impact and the potentially existential risk it poses to the land belonging to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.

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