nm–sexual assault-native american activist

Activist denies rape accusations in New Mexico court filing

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - An activist who has been described as having assisted elders and others during 2016 pipeline protests at the Standing Rock reservation in North Dakota is disputing accusations that he raped unconscious women.Redwolf Pope says in a court filing that videos of what authorities describe as assaults represent recordings of consensual sex with former girlfriends. He says text messages, witness accounts and testimony from one of the women will support him.