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Robinson-Huron Treaty First Nations court action against Canada and Ontario to commence today in Thunder Bay

Robinson-Huron Treaty First Nations court action against Canada and Ontario to commence today in Thunder Bay THUNDER BAY, ON, Sept. 25, 2017   – Today in Thunder Bay the lawsuit filed by the Robinson-Huron Treaty First Nations against Canada and Ontario will commence at the Thunder Bay Court House. In September 2014 the Robinson-Huron Treaty […]

by pmnationtalk on September 25, 201715 Views

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Judge orders Edmonton lawyer to pay costs in ‘vexatious’ claim – Edmonton Journal

An Edmonton lawyer has been ordered to pay costs related to a vexatious court application she advanced on behalf of a client. In a decision filed Thursday, Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Denny Thomas ruled that lawyer Priscilla Kennedy is personally liable for solicitor and client indemnity costs, along with her client Maurice Stoney. Thomas […]

by ahnationtalk on September 1, 201741 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Disappointed with Supreme Court Decision – Time to Implement UN Declaration

July 26, 2017 (Regina SK,) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde responded today to the Supreme Court of Canada decisions today in the Chippewas of the Thames and Clyde River cases dealing with Indigenous peoples right to consultation and accommodation. “It’s clear today that our right to consultation and accommodation must […]

by pmnationtalk on July 26, 201764 Views

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AER appeal of Redwater Decision to Supreme Court of Canada

Protecting what matters – standing up for Albertans, Canadians, and the environment The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) and Orphan Well Association have filed for leave to appeal the Redwater decision to the Supreme Court of Canada. The Farmers’ Advocate Office, Dene Tha’ First Nation, British Columbia, and Saskatchewan have provided materials in support of the appeal. The […]

by pmnationtalk on July 5, 201736 Views

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Man convicted of sex attack seeks legal records in bid to discredit victim – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jun 19, 2017 By John Cotter THE CANADIAN PRESS EDMONTON _ A man convicted of sexually assaulting an indigenous woman whom the Crown had jailed and shackled to ensure her testimony has applied for legal records to try to discredit her as he seeks a mistrial. Lance David Blanchard was found guilty in […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 201740 Views

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Alberta granted intervener status on Trans Mountain pipeline

May 16, 2017 Alberta has been granted leave to intervene on the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion project judicial review by the Federal Court of Appeal. Alberta will be allowed to make both written and oral submissions. The judicial review – advanced by municipalities, First Nations and environmental groups – challenges the National Energy […]

by pmnationtalk on May 16, 201743 Views

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Alberta NDP government granted intervener status in Trans Mountain lawsuits – CP

Source: The Canadian Press May 16, 2017 EDMONTON _ The Federal Court of Appeal has granted the Alberta NDP government intervener status in lawsuits filed against Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Several First Nation bands and B.C. municipalities filed the lawsuits in an attempt to stop the project, which already has federal and B.C. approvals. The […]

by ahnationtalk on May 16, 201746 Views

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New judges appointed to the Provincial Court

May 09, 2017 Three new judges have been appointed to the Provincial Court of Alberta. Fatima Airth has been appointed to Provincial Court, Calgary Family & Youth. She received her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Calgary and became a member of the Alberta Bar in 1999. The majority of her legal work […]

by pmnationtalk on May 10, 201732 Views

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Keeping children in care connected to indigenous culture critical, government panel told – Edmonton Sun

Representatives from Treaty 6 First Nations stressed the importance Monday of preserving children’s cultural ties when they end up in the child intervention system. “We find a lot of our youth are lost because they have no sense of identity,” said Loiselle Arcand, the band designate for Alexander First Nation. Arcand wants to make sure […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201763 Views

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Alberta should better help young people in care for life as adults: report – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Mar 14, 2017 EDMONTON _ Alberta’s child and youth advocate says the province must do a better job of preparing young people who are in government care for life as adults. The recommendation is contained in Del Graff’s report on an indigenous man who was killed nine months after he turned 18. Graff […]

by ahnationtalk on March 14, 201785 Views

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