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Aboriginal Law News & Analysis

  • 20/01/26

    By Bruce McIvor

    This week's edition includes an open letter, court rulings, caribou, child welfare, over-incarceration, land reclamation, and more. 
  • 20/01/23

    As most of you will be aware, the possible RCMP enforcement of an injunction against the Unist’ot’en (a client of ours) in response to their continued opposition to the Coastal GasLink pipeline has been in the national news.

    Dozens of academics and lawyers from across Canada have signed the following letter urging the provincial and federal governments to meet directly with the Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs to open a nation-to-nation dialogue in the hopes of peacefully resolving the matter.

  • 20/01/19

    By Bruce McIvor

    This week's edition includes more colonial policing, a Supreme Court ruling, class actions, Aboriginal title, archeology, an Indigenous protected area, and more. 
  • 20/01/12

    By Bruce McIvor

    This week's edition includes Indigenous law, UNDRIP, Day Schools, child welfare, Treaty rights, smudging, our new book, and more.
  • 20/01/05

    By Bruce McIvor

    Happy New Year. This week's edition includes injunctions, Treaty rights, colonial surveillance, pipelines, caribou, and more.
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