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Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault II said President Donald Trump is legally obligated to honor treaties and provide a fair and reasonable pipleline process. Submitted photo

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Trump's decision puts water for 17 million people at risk near Dakota Access Pipeline

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe said Jan. 24 President Donald Trump’s executive action toward an approval of an easement for the Dakota Access Pipeline risks contaminating tribal and American water supplies while disregarding treaty rights.