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Federal Court of Appeal Upholds Nunavik Treaty Wildlife Process

Kuujjuaq, Nunavik – Nunavik Inuit achieved an important victory on September 21, 2021, when the Federal Court of Appeal declared that Canada failed to interpret and implement the wildlife management decision-making process under the Nunavik Inuit Land Claims Agreement (NILCA) in conjunction with the honour of the Crown. This judgment is particularly significant as it […]

by ahnationtalk on November 9, 2021112 Views

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Media Advisory: Loi de la protection sociale atikamekw d’Opitciwan (Atikamekw of Opitciwan Social Protection Act): a historic move forward for First Nations families and children

Wendake, November 8, 2021 – The Chief of the Opitciwan community, Jean-Claude Mequish, the Social Services Director of Opitciwan, Serge Awashish, the Atikamekw of Opitciwan Social Protection Director, Nadia Petiquay, the Chief of the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL), Ghislain Picard, and the President of the Board of Directors of the First Nations of […]

by pmnationtalk on November 8, 202194 Views

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First Nations Children: When the Legault Government Is Inspired by the Indian Residential Schools

Wendake, September 14, 2021 – At the origin of the tragedy of the Indian residential schools and their persistent painful consequences a century later, there was the will of the so-called “superior” government and religious authorities to tell Indigenous parents and families that they did not have the competence to raise their children. Parents were […]

by ahnationtalk on September 15, 2021134 Views

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AFN Bulletin – August 5, 2021 – Lac Seul Wins Supreme Court of Canada Appeal, Decision Sets Precedent for Equitable Compensation

AFN Bulletin – August 5, 2021 – Lac Seul Wins Supreme Court of Canada Appeal, Decision Sets Precedent for Equitable Compensation SUMMARY: Lac Seul First Nation has won an appeal to have damages reviewed for historical flooding on its lands and confirming the Crown’s fiduciary duties to Indigenous peoples. The Supreme Court of Canada on […]

by ahnationtalk on August 6, 2021263 Views

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Southwind Supreme Court of Canada decision

(Kahnawake – 20, Ohiarihkó:wa/July 2021) The Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke (MCK) wishes to inform the community that it acknowledges the decision of Minister Jonathon Wilkinson (Minister of Environment and Climate Change of Canada) to approve the MCK’s request that a Regional Impact Assessment of the St. Lawrence River take place (view the decision here). The […]

by ahnationtalk on July 21, 2021216 Views

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Laurent Commission Report: Taking Actions for Indigenous Children

Kahnawake, May 4th 2021 —The Laurent Commission on Children’s Rights and Youth protection (hereafter CSDEPJ), whose mandated is to examine the youth’s protection services through different intervention networks in Quebec, is a relief for Indigenous peoples. On February 5th 2020, Quebec Native Women (hereafter QNW) published a report to the Special Commission. In this memoir, […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 2021148 Views

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MCK welcomes Supreme Court of Canada ruling

(Kahnawake – 27, Onerahtókha/April 2021) The Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke (MCK) wishes to advise the community that it welcomes the Supreme Court of Canada’s recent decision in R. v. Desautel, 2021 SCC 17. The case – which was about whether a member of the Lakes Tribe located in the United States, whose traditional Sinixt Nation […]

by ahnationtalk on April 27, 2021173 Views

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Legal action against Oka (misappropriation of Pines)

Jan 11, 2021 Read More: https://kanesatake.ca/wp/20210110-press-release-legal-action-against-oka-misappropriation-of-pines/ NT4

by ahnationtalk on January 11, 2021180 Views

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Quebec Cree say top court’s decision a victory for Indigenous communities – CBC

Supreme Court of Canada decides not to hear appeal of decision to halt development of uranium mine Oct 29, 2020 The Quebec Cree Nation government says the Supreme Court of Canada’s refusal to consider an appeal in connection with a $200 million lawsuit against the government of Quebec gives more power to Indigenous communities across Canada to […]

by ahnationtalk on October 29, 2020205 Views

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The Cree Nation applauds the Supreme Court of Canada’s refusal to consider Strateco’s appeal

Nemaska, Eeyou Istchee (October 22, 2020) – The Supreme Court of Canada has refused to consider Strateco Resources’ request to appeal from the Quebec Court of Appeal’s dismissal of the company’s claim against Quebec. Strateco claimed $200M in damages for Quebec’s refusal to authorize its Matoush Project, an advanced uranium exploration project on Cree territory. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 2020304 Views

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