Dakota Pipeline Protesters Ordered To Vacate Standing Rock
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says all Dakota Access Pipeline protesters have until Dec. 5 to leave the area.By Grant Suneson | November 26, 2016
The Dakota Access Pipeline standoff could be coming to a head.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said everyone camped near the Cannonball River in North Dakota must leave by Dec. 5 or face arrest. It cited public safety — including harsh winter conditions and violent incidents — as the reason for the order.