Latest Dakota Access Pipeline News

Court upholds 'terrorism' sentencing of pipeline saboteur

Jun. 06, 2022 18:43 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday upheld an eight-year prison sentence for an environmental activist who tried to sabotage the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Jessica Reznicek pleaded guilty in June 2021 to a charge of conspiracy to damage an...

State Supreme Court: Pipeline security records are public

Jun. 03, 2022 10:10 AM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The state Supreme Court has rejected a last-ditch attempt to keep Dakota Access Pipeline construction security records private. The Bismarck Tribune reported Thursday that the case involves documents the pipeline's security overseer, TigerSwan, gave to the...

North Dakota Supreme Court: DAPL documents are public

Apr. 29, 2022 11:02 AM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Supreme Court has ruled that thousands of documents related to security during the construction of the heavily protested Dakota Access Pipeline are public and subject to the state’s open records law. The Bismarck Tribune reports the...