Redress of Grievances

This section is in the making.  Feel free to read through to see what is being assembled. (11-15-2017)

WHEREAS the following political bodies were put in harm’s way and/or suffered personal injuries as a result of the illegal approval of the Dakota Access Pipeline Project[1] [2]

WHEREAS thousands of U.S. Citizens legally protested the illegal construction of DAPL in accordance with the First Amendment, The Supremacy Clause of the U.S. Constitution, and Casus foederis with regard to our nation’s moral obligation to tribes and tribal nations:

THEREFORE we, the undersigned, have assembled the following “List of Reasonable Demands” to provide redress for our various grievances, as follows:

Of Pipelines:

Public Apologies, Exonerations, and Restitution and/or Recompense for All Injured Parties:

Ecological Restoration:

Education Reform:

Justice Reforms:

 

References:

[1]: Reuters, “Federal judge orders more environmental analysis of Dakota pipeline” by Valerie Volcovicwww.reuters.com/article/us-northdakota-pipeline-dapl/federal-judge-orders-more-environmental-analysis-of-dakota-pipeline-idUSKBN19538I

[2]: Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, “In Victory for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Court Finds That Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline Violated the Law”: www.standingrock.org/content/victory-standing-rock-sioux-tribe-court-finds-approval-dakota-access-pipeline-violated-law

[3]: Oppenheim, L., International Law: A Treatise, 8th Ed., Vol. 1, edited by H. Lauterpacht (New York: Longmans, Green & Co., 1955), page 963-964:  www.duhaime.org/LegalDictionary/C/CasusFoederis.aspx

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