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July 12, 2012 – What does Canada’s federal budget mean for Aboriginal environmental rights?

In our post dated June 27, 2012: Canada’s Federal Budget: Sensible Streamlining or Unwarranted Removal of Environmental Protection we discuss the implications of the recent federal budget bill for environmental protection in Canada. Aboriginal groups are among several who have … Continue reading

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June 18-19, 2012 – Paul Manning will give two papers at the Canadian Institute’s Course: “Fundamentals of Aboriginal Law”

Paul Manning will give two papers  at the Canadian Institute’s Course: “Fundamentals of Aboriginal Law” on Monday, June 18, 2012. His  topics will be the Interpretation of Aboriginal Treaty Rights in Canada and The Constitutional Protection of Aboriginal Rights in … Continue reading

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December 16, 2011 – Historic Settlement of First Nation Land Claim

Fort William First Nation, Canada and Ontario have reached an historic negotiated settlement that resolves the First Nation’s Boundary Claim. The settlement for the Boundary Claim includes the payment to Fort William First Nation (FWFN) of approximately $149 million in financial … Continue reading

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