CLDC in the News

Standing Rock

BRAVE Environmental Lawyer Explains Standing Rock Legal Issues The Young Turks interview with our Executive Director, Lauren Regan. 

Eugene Law Firm Sues Police For Excessive Force Against DAPL Protesters KLCC


DAPL Water Protectors Sue for Excessive Police Brutality  Telesur

Eugeneans Send Help to Standing Rock Eugene Weekly

FBI’s Terrorism Unit Opens Up Investigation Against Dakota Pipeline Opponents Daily Caller

An FBI Terrorism Task Force Is Investigating Standing Rock Protesters Teen Vogue

We Travel in a Spiritual Way Standing strong at Standing Rock North Coast Journal

Anti-pipeline activists and film-makers face prison, raising fears for free press The Guardian

Mass Arrests and Strip Searches of Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters Raise Tensions DeSmog Blog

Revealed: FBI terrorism taskforce investigating Standing Rock activists The Guardian 2/10/17

FBI Contacting Water Protectors, Says The Guardian Indian Country Today 2/10/17

Eugene lawyer takes a stand, files suit against North Dakota police agencies KVAL 11/30/16



Shut it Down/ Valve Turners

Just in Time for Trump, Jury Says Defense of Planet Is No Crime Common Dreams

Facing Decades in Prison, Climate Activist Says We Have ‘No Choice But Direct Action’ Common Dreams

Valve-Turning Activist From Oregon Won’t Serve Prison Time OPB

How 5 activists stopped the flow of Alberta Tar Sands oil into U.S.  Street Roots


Other Cases

Greenpeace’s battle royal over the boreal Now Toronto

Man files civil rights suit seeking $3 million Register Guard


Next Generation Climate Justice Action Camp

Youth activists stand against Oregon pipeline Red Green Blue

Youth Protest Pollution From Klamath Strait Drain Two Rivers Tribune


Police Accountability

Human Rights Group Coalition Requests To Be Involved with Police Chief Hiring Process Eugene Weekly

Caught on Camera Critics question effectiveness in preventing police misconduct Eugene Weekly



8 Tips From Veteran Activists for Making It Through an Anti-Trump March Willamette Weekly

Understand your right to protest Willamette Collegian

How To Buy Art And Resist Hate, Too Huffington Post

25 Legal Organizations to Hold #LawStrikesBack Actions at Courthouses Nationwide During F17 General Strike Common Dreams







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