11 09, 2017

Attorney General of Canada v Huu-ay-aht First Nation

2018-09-11T11:41:24-04:00

Attorney General of Canada drops appeal of Specific Claims Tribunal decision On September 5 2017, Canada withdrew its application for a judicial review of the Specific Claims Tribunal decision in Attorney General of Canada v Huu-ay-aht First Nation. While disagreeing with the Tribunal’s formula for awarding compensation, the government acknowledged that Huu-ay-aht Nation has waited [...]

Attorney General of Canada v Huu-ay-aht First Nation2018-09-11T11:41:24-04:00
13 06, 2017

Notable News – May 25-June 13, 2017

2018-09-11T12:48:27-04:00

This week's headlines...   Top court hears federal government's appeal on residential school records   Senators amend legislation aimed at removing sexism from Indian Act   'Sorrowful but essential': 1st families speak at MMIWG hearings in Whitehorse   Quebec plans to reopen constitutional debate, launch coast-to-coast discussion   First Nation lauds B.C. Law Society removal [...]

Notable News – May 25-June 13, 20172018-09-11T12:48:27-04:00
15 05, 2017

Notable News – Week of May 5-May 12, 2017

2018-09-11T12:48:37-04:00

This week's headlines...   Inquiry into missing and murdered will not talk to most families until the fall   Ottawa makes new attempt to remove sexism from the Indian Act   Human rights code changes will apply on reserve, says justice minister   National Indigenous Day: ‘we must make reconciliation a priority,’ activists say [...]

Notable News – Week of May 5-May 12, 20172018-09-11T12:48:37-04:00
3 05, 2017

Notable News – Week of April 25-May 2, 2017

2018-09-11T12:43:28-04:00

This week's headlines...   Indigenous leaders at UN headquarters to discuss landmark rights declaration     Province appeals Sinixt hunting case     Manitoba Metis Federation Congratulates Clément Chartier on being re-elected President of the Métis National Council

Notable News – Week of April 25-May 2, 20172018-09-11T12:43:28-04:00
25 04, 2017

Notable News – Week of April 17-24, 2017

2018-09-11T12:49:37-04:00

This week's headlines...   Woman wins 32-year fight for Indian status; argued rules were discriminatory   How Ottawa is using a snow crab boom to move quota to First Nations   A new production of Louis Riel opera challenges Canadians to look more deeply into history

Notable News – Week of April 17-24, 20172018-09-11T12:49:37-04:00
18 04, 2017

Notable News – Week of April 10-17, 2017

2017-04-25T15:08:24-04:00

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Notable News – Week of April 10-17, 20172017-04-25T15:08:24-04:00
7 04, 2017

Notable News – Week of April 3-10, 2017

2017-04-25T15:08:37-04:00

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Notable News – Week of April 3-10, 20172017-04-25T15:08:37-04:00