Native tribes in Alaska and 15 US states file lawsuits to stop oil drilling at arctic refuge – Anchorage Daily News

On Wednesday, three Alaskan tribal entities sued the Trump administration to end the federal government’s first-ever sale of oil and gas leases on the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government, the Arctic Village Council and the Venetie Village Council, represented by the Native American Rights Fund, […]

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