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Dakota Access Has Already Leaked Oil and It’s Not Yet Even Operational

HeadlineMay 12, 2017

Meanwhile, the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline has already had its first leak—and the pipeline is not yet even in operation. The 84-gallon oil spill occurred in Tulare, South Dakota, about 200 miles south of site of the massive resistance camps, where thousands of indigenous people and their allies camped out in efforts to block the construction of the part of the pipeline that crosses the Missouri River.

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