SCC Tsilhqot’in Decision and Canada’s First Nations Termination Policies

On June 26, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) recognized that the Xeni Gwet’in Tsilhqot’in People have Aboriginal Title to a large part of their traditional territory. In the same decision, building on previous legal cases written to contain section 35 of Canada’s constitution, the SCC set out a legal test for asserting and […]

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