Tsawwassen treaty faces native roadblock in court – Vancouver Province

by NationTalk on September 18, 20071009 Views

Tsawwassen treaty faces native roadblock in court
Four bands claim ‘infringement’

John Bermingham, The Province
Published: Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Four native bands are trying to block the Tsawwassen treaty in B.C. Supreme Court.

Members of the Sencot’en Alliance claim the treaty infringes on their land rights.

They want to prevent Aboriginal Relations Minister Mike de Jong from signing the treaty until he negotiates with them.

http://www.canada.com/theprovince/news/story.html?id=18fb223e-3ce4-4290-83c9-022d79639999

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