U.S. Tribal Law

Feds, Oil Co. Seek Win In Tribe’s Suit Over Well Permit

The U.S. Department of the Interior, joined by oil company Slawson Exploration Co. Inc., urged a North Dakota federal court to grant it a victory in a suit claiming it wrongly opened the door to drilling on tribal land in the face of objections from the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation…

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