Fort Belknap Indian Community

Montana Attorney General Tim Fox at a podium.
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Montana’s Attorney General is seeking to enter a lawsuit in support of the Keystone XL Pipeline.

A train ships pieces of pipeline materials.
Nate Hegyi / Mountain West News Bureau

Attorneys for the Trump administration want a federal judge to throw out a lawsuit from Native American tribes trying to block the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada to Nebraska.

A train ships pieces of pipeline materials.
Nate Hegyi / Mountain West News Bureau


Nebraska’s highest court approved the Keystone XL pipeline’s route through the state Friday. That makes Montana the focus of efforts to halt the project’s construction.