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Pragmatic measures must be implemented to address problems plaguing Nunavik justice system: report – The Lawyer’s Daily

August 25, 2022 A series of wide-ranging concrete administrative and structural reforms, coupled with a new regional or municipal court, legal aid for all Inuit, and greater inclusion for traditional Inuit dispute resolution methods, should be implemented by the Quebec government and legal authorities to provide greater access to justice and tackle the alarming and […]

by ahnationtalk on August 26, 2022148 Views

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Regulations enacted for the Kanien’kehá:ka of Kahnawà:ke Law and the Kahnawà:ke Residency Law

(Kahnawake – 10, Seskéha/August 2022) The Kahnawà:ke Legislative Coordinating Commission (KLCC) wishes to inform the community that the following two Regulations for the Kahnawà:ke Residency Law were enacted on Monday, July 18, 2022, by MCED# 44/2022-2023: Regulation #8 – Respecting the Compliance Officer in the Kahnawà:ke Residency Law Regulation #9 – Respecting the Registrar in […]

by ahnationtalk on August 11, 2022127 Views

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30-day review for Kahnawà:ke Residency Law and Kanien’kehá:ka of Kahnawà:ke Law regulations feedback

(Kahnawake – 8, Enniskó:wa/March 2022) The Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke (MCK) wishes to advise the community that feedback regarding two (2) regulations drafted under the Kahnawà:ke Residency Law (KRL) and (2) regulations drafted under the Kanien’kehá:ka of Kahnawà:ke Law are available for review for 30 days. Feedback collected from the community has been compiled into […]

by ahnationtalk on March 8, 2022288 Views

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Stikeman Elliott expands community partnerships in support of Black and Indigenous law students

MONTRÉAL, – Stikeman Elliott is pleased to announce that the firm has expanded its community partnerships in support of Black and Indigenous students who demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in law. Earlier this fall, Stikeman Elliott participated in the development of Avenue: Black Undergraduate Internship Program, in collaboration with various Canadian law firms and […]

by ahnationtalk on December 20, 2021277 Views

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Notice of Enactment of the Regulations for the Kahnawake Cannabis Control Law

(Kahnawake – 20, Kenténha/October 2021) The Kahnawà:ke Legislative Coordinating Commission (KLCC) wishes to inform the community that the Regulations for the Kahnawà:ke Cannabis Control Law were enacted at a duly convened Council meeting held 18, Kenténha/October 2021, by Mohawk Council Executive Directive #82/2021-2022. The Regulations for the Kahnawà:ke Cannabis Control Law are now published and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 21, 2021258 Views

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Treaties and Agreements – Co-management agreements – The Lawyer’s Daily

October 20, 2021 Appeal by the Makivik Corporation, the Cree Grand Council, and the Nunavik Marine Region Wildlife Board from a judicial review judgment. The Nunavik Inuit Land Claims Agreement was a modern treaty which, among other things, established a co-management regime for wildlife in the Nunavik Marine Region through the Nunavik Marine Region Wildlife […]

by ahnationtalk on October 20, 2021198 Views

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Decision shows courts will hold Crown to high standard in engaging with Indigenous nations: scholar – The Lawyer’s Daily

October 05, 2021 The Federal Court of Appeal has slapped the wrists of the federal government on its engagement with First Nations over the hunting of polar bears. The move comes as a result of the 2016 decision by then-Minister of the Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) Catherine McKenna to amend the total allowable […]

by ahnationtalk on October 5, 2021212 Views

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Amendment to the Regulation Concerning Prices, Royalties and Contributions for the Kahnawake Cannabis Control Law

(Kahnawake – 23, Ohiarihkó:wa/July 2021) The Kahnawà:ke Legislative Coordinating Commission wishes to inform the community that amendments were made to the draft Regulation Concerning Prices, Royalties and Contributions for the Kahnawà:ke Cannabis Control Law (Regulation), which was previously posted last October. The amended Regulation will be posted for a 30-day feedback period commencing today, July […]

by ahnationtalk on July 23, 2021319 Views

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Kahnawake Gaming Law hits quarter century mark – challenges continue

(Kahnawake – 9, Ohiarí:ha/June 2021) The Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke wishes to acknowledge the 25th anniversary of the passage of the visionary Kahnawà:ke Gaming Law, which was signed into law on June 10th, 1996. The significance of this law cannot be overstated. While its passage was done without much fanfare, it soon took on great […]

by ahnationtalk on June 9, 2021233 Views

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Kahnawake Emergency Preparedness Law amended

(Kahnawake – 21, Onerahtókha/April 2021) The Kahnawà:ke Legislative Coordinating Commission would like to inform the community that the Kahnawà:ke Emergency Preparedness Law (the Law) was amended on April 6, 2021 by MCR #1/2020-2021. Additionally, a Mohawk Council Executive Directive (#1/2021-2022) was passed to adopt regulations concerning the authority of the Commissioner of Public safety, and […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 2021235 Views

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