Tue 9 AM | Lakota Legal Action On DAPL And More

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The Lakota people of the Standing Rock Reservation put up spirited fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL), but President Trump's executive order may see the pipeline finished this year. 

DAPL protest at Standing Rock.
Credit Desiree Kane, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=51417472

But not if the Lakota People's Law Project has anything to say about it. 

Project attorneys work on behalf of the tribe and its interests, and the team includes Daniel Sheehan, a veteran of high-profile cases, including representing the New York Times in the Pentagon Papers case. 

Sheehan visits with news of the latest on the pipeline and other concerns of the Lakota.