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Indigenous identity at core of Qalipu trial in St. John’s – SaltWire

Final arguments are to be heard next week ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Testimony has wrapped up, but observers across the country are interested to see what comes of a court case in St. John’s involving a group of Mi’kmaw residents whose memberships in the Qalipu First Nation were revoked when a new point system was […]

by ahnationtalk on January 26, 202355 Views

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Settlement agreement reached for Band class litigation

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Taking care: We recognize this news release may contain information that is difficult for many and that our efforts to honour Survivors and families may act as an unwelcome reminder for those who have suffered hardships through generations of government policies that were harmful to Indigenous Peoples. The National […]

by ahnationtalk on January 23, 202371 Views

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For those rejected from Qalipu First Nation, a court challenge is about more than a status card – CBC

Jan 20, 2023 First week of the trial wraps up on Friday A long-awaited court challenge against criteria for membership in Qalipu First Nation began this week, and for dozens of people who came to watch the proceedings in St. John’s, the outcome of the case represents more than a status card. On Thursday, Pauline […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 202394 Views

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Media advisory – Government of Canada to make an announcement on the Gottfriedson Band Class settlement

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Vancouver, British Columbia — The Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown–Indigenous Relations, joined by the Band Class representative plaintiffs, will make an announcement on the Gottfriedson Band Class Settlement. A media availability will follow. Media participation: Members of the media can participate in person and virtually. Media are […]

by ahnationtalk on January 19, 2023120 Views

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Hurt is still alive:’ Northern Ont. community shocked after ‘plausible burials’ uncovered – CTV News

Jan. 19, 2023 The chief of a northern Ontario First Nation that found the province’s first “plausible burials” says the community is in shock and its members are working hard to ensure survivors and their loved ones have mental health support. Wauzhushk Onigum Nation Chief Chris Skead said the uncovering of 171 anomalies and “plausible […]

by ahnationtalk on January 19, 2023108 Views

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Canada, Ontario, and Robinson Huron Treaty Leadership Announce two-week mediation – Anishinabek News

January 18, 2023 SUDBURY — Canada and Ontario were in a tight corner: staring down a dispassionate, nonpartisan court set to tot up potentially astronomical sums they owed to the Robinson Huron communities for 149 years of underpayment of treaty annuities pegged to resource revenues in one of Canada’s richest mineral resource regions. On Jan. […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 2023121 Views

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Manitoba Advocate Releases 2021-22 Government Compliance Report

TREATY 1 TERRITORY, HOME OF THE RED RIVER MÉTIS, Winnipeg, Man., Jan. 17, 2023 –– The Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth, Sherry Gott, has released her office’s yearly government compliance report, which acts as a report card, summarizing incremental progress made by the province toward the intent of the Advocate’s public recommendations made between […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 202398 Views

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Court approves environmental organizations’ application to intervene in Gitxaała Nation’s legal case

January 16, 2023 The B.C. Supreme Court has decided to allow all intervenor applicants to make arguments in the Gitxaała Nation’s legal case against the free-entry mineral claim staking process. This includes our coalition of environmental organizations, as well as other First Nations, Indigenous organizations, mining companies, and the B.C. Human Rights Commission. “We’re glad […]

by ahnationtalk on January 17, 2023113 Views

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Siksika Nation: First Nations Drinking Water Settlement

The Claims period is open. You can submit a claim form online or on paper for compensation under the First Nations drinking water settlement. The deadline to submit is March 7, 2023. The deadline to submit is a band council acceptance resolution is extended to March 7, 2023. Please visit the website : https://firstnationsdrinkingwater.ca for […]

by ahnationtalk on January 16, 2023113 Views

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Qalipu First Nation enrolment controversy reaches ‘pivotal point’ as court challenge begins – CBC

Jan 16, 2023 Group wants 2013 supplemental agreement abolished The long-simmering fight over membership in Qalipu Mi’kmaq First Nation is entering a new chapter Monday, as a group of people rejected in a controversial enrolment process head to court. The Friends of Qalipu Advocacy Association is challenging a 2013 supplemental agreement between the federal government […]

by ahnationtalk on January 16, 2023133 Views

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