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Gov. Burgum Testifies That Federal Government Enabled DAPL Protesters

Posted on AllSides February 26th, 2024
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BISMARCK, N.D. (KVRR) — Gov. Doug Burgum testifies in the trial over North Dakota’s claim that the federal government owes the state $38 million in damages from the Dakota Access Pipeline protests. He said “Instead of evicting protesters from federal lands, the U.S. government enabled and encouraged protesters to use Corps land as a home base to launch their often violent and illegal protests.” Burgum said the trial is showing the federal government knew it wasn’t following its own laws and policies but continued to play politics with the pipeline....

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