James “Angry Bird” White at Oceti Sakowin (Photo by Jonathan Klett)
Angry Bird accepted a Non-Cooperating Plea Agreement on July 12, 2018. On December 5, 2018, in accordance with the terms of the agreement, the Use of Fire to Commit a Federal Felony Offense charge was dismissed and Angry Bird was sentenced to time served, two years of supervised release and $100 special assessment for the charge of Civil Disorder.
You can also make a financial contribution to help defray the legal expenses that WPLC covered for Angry Bird and the other Water Protectors who faced federal charges here.
Please write to him at:
PO Box 755
Fort Yates, ND 58538
Case No: 1:17-CR-00030
Daphne Lynn Silverman
Angry Bird sentenced to two years of supervised release (December 5, 2018)
Exhibit of photographs submitted to the Court (shared with permission)