Tag Archives: Enbridge Line 5

Bad River Ojibwe Sues Enbridge

Here is the complaint in Bad River Band of the Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa Indians v. Enbridge Inc. (W.D. Wis.): 01-complaint-1.pdf

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Fletcher Testimony on the RESPECT Act before the House Indigenous Peoples Subcommittee

Worth a look, most especially for Dylan Minor’s excellent artistic rendering of the treaty cessions by Michigan Indian nations (skip ahead to page 15); available on SSRN here. It was cherry blossom time, too! And on the way over, we … Continue reading

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Michigan AG Opinion: Mackinac Straits Corridor Authority Law is Unconstitutional [Line 5 — Good news!]

Here.

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News Profile on Line 5 and Tribal Treaty Rights

Here is “‘We were here first’: Tribes say Line 5 pipeline tunnel ignores treaty rights.”

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Bay Mills Objections to Modified Consent Decree in United States v. Enbridge

Here: consent-decree-objections-9-13-18.pdf

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Michigan Radio Articles on Line 5

Here is “Commenters oppose new Line 5 anchor supports, accuse state of ignoring concerns.” And “Animation: Watch Line 5 accumulate 147 anchor supports in 16 years.“

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“‘You’ve gotta do it yourself’: Grand Traverse Tribe collects sonar images of Line 5”

From Michigan Radio, here.

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ELPC and NWF Lawsuit Filed Against U.S. Coast Guard for Its Failure to Have a Sufficient Emergency Response Plan in Place in the Event of an Enbridge Line 5 Oil Pipeline Spill in the Great Lakes

Here is the complaint in Environmental Law and Policy Center v. United States Coast Guard (E.D. Mich.): elpc_nwf-complaint-uscg.pdf

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News Coverage of Line 5 Camp at Cross Village

Here is “Protesters set up camp near Line 5.“

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DFP: “Standing Rock protesters now protesting Line 5 pipeline”

Here.

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