The 4-2 ruling is reminiscent of the federal Supreme Court's dubious decision in Kelo v. City of New London, which also upheld a condemnation for a project that turned out to be a dud.
Clean-up efforts are in a race to beat the coming floods.
Regulation by presidential whim versus the rule of law
A sad example of how arbitrary politically motivated bureaucratic decisions are replacing the rule of law
Standing Rock protesters succeed in blocking Bakken oil pipeline route
Protesters set up multiple roadblock; police from at least six states are in the county.
(UPDATED) Democracy Now Host Amy Goodman Faces 'Riot' Charges For Covering North Dakota Pipeline Protests
Prosecutor argues against Goodman's First Amendment rights because she sympathized with protesters.