International Indigenous Human Rights Program Launched

The Water Protector Legal Collective (WPLC) and the University of Arizona’s Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy Program (IPLP) are joining forces to abolish colonial oppression of Indigenous people throughout Turtle Island by launching The Indigenous Human Rights Defenders and Corporate Accountability Program (IHRDCAP). The program expands WPLC’s ongoing international work. In 2016-2017, we brought attention to Read More

MICHAEL “RATTLER” MARKUS TO BE SENTENCED THURSDAY IN BISMARCK PURSUANT  TO NON-COOPERATING PLEA AGREEMENT

For Immediate Release MEDIA ADVISORY FROM WATER PROTECTOR LEGAL COLLECTIVE September 25, 2018 For More Information or to Arrange Post-Sentencing Interviews, Please Contact: Frances Madeson, Communications Coordinator Cell: 412-616-0109 Email: WPLCPR@protonmail.com WATER PROTECTOR MICHAEL “RATTLER” MARKUS TO BE SENTENCED FOR CIVIL DISORDER, JUDGE DANIEL E. HOVLAND PRESIDING Under his non-cooperating plea agreement, the Use of Read More

LADONNA BRAVE BULL ALLARD TO TESTIFY FOR FIRST TIME AT STANDING ROCK BENCH TRIAL

For Immediate Release MEDIA ADVISORY FROM WATER PROTECTOR LEGAL COLLECTIVE August 16, 2018 For More Information or to Arrange Post-Trial Interviews, Please Contact:Frances Madeson, Communications Coordinator Cell: 412-616-0109 Email: francesmadeson@protonmail.com LADONNA BRAVE BULL ALLARD TO TESTIFY FOR FIRST TIME AT STANDING ROCK BENCH TRIAL, JUDGE GRINSTEINER PRESIDING Out-of-State Defendant Returns to Face Charges—Engaging in a Read More