10 08, 2017

Canada (Governor General in Council) v Mikisew Cree First Nation, 2016 FCC 311

2018-09-11T11:41:53-04:00

The Duty to Consult & the Legislative Process PDF Download     Word Download The Crown’s duty to consult and accommodate First Nations will once again receive scrutiny from Canada’s highest court, this time with respect to legislative action. At issue is whether the Crown has a duty to consult First Nations before it [...]

Canada (Governor General in Council) v Mikisew Cree First Nation, 2016 FCC 3112018-09-11T11:41:53-04:00
24 07, 2017

The Government of Canada releases 10 guiding principles for its relationship with Indigenous Peoples

2018-09-11T13:01:13-04:00

Summary The Government of Canada recognizes that: All relations with Indigenous peoples need to be based on the recognition and implementation of their right to self-determination, including the inherent right of self-government. Reconciliation is a fundamental purpose of section 35 of the Constitution Act, 1982. The honour of the Crown guides the conduct of the [...]

The Government of Canada releases 10 guiding principles for its relationship with Indigenous Peoples2018-09-11T13:01:13-04:00