Protesters block railroad tracks in Bellingham, Wash., Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2016, to show solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux tribe in its fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline. The $3.8 billion pipeline is to carry North Dakota oil to a shipp Philip A. Dwyer philip.dwyer@bellinghamherald.com
Protesters block railroad tracks in Bellingham, Wash., Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2016, to show solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux tribe in its fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline. The $3.8 billion pipeline is to carry North Dakota oil to a shipp Philip A. Dwyer philip.dwyer@bellinghamherald.com

Sen. Ericksen to propose bill making ‘illegal protests’ a felony

November 17, 2016 06:25 AM