photo by Wicahpi Ksapa Peji Wikan
Morton County Judge just dismissed charge against Amy Goodman. The judge said there was no probable cause to charge Goodman with the riot charge.
Speaking live outside the courthouse, Goodman encouraged the Native American media, and local media, to contiune their vital coverage, and urged the national media to be present and cover this important breaking news story at Standing Rock.
LIVE NOW outside Morton County Courthouse in North Dakota
Democracy Now's Amy Goodman is in Morton County today, ready to turn herself in for her coverage of the day when vicious dogs attacked Standing Rock water protectors, who were defending a burial place from bulldozers of Dakota Access Pipeline.
Goodman was first charged with criminal trespass, then as she was flying in, it was changed to a riot charge. She is scheduled to be arraigned today at 1:30 p.m,, Monday, Oct. 17, 2016.
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