Cases

Commentary on the Tsilhqot’in Aboriginal Title Win

By Christopher Roy / November 27, 2014 /

Tsilhqot’in Nation v British Columbia, 2014 SCC 44. On June 26, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada unanimously declared that the Tsilhqot’in Nation have Aboriginal Title to approximately 1,700 square kilometres of land southwest of Williams Lake, BC. The Court also declared that British Columbia breached its duty to consult the Tsilhqot’in Nation when it…

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