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Supreme Court’s decision granting land title to First Nation positive step forward

The Supreme Court of Canada’s ruling last week to recognize for the first time in Canada aboriginal title to a specific tract of land, to the Tsilhqot’in people in British Columbia, is a landmark decision and a positive step forward in the relationship between First Nations and the Crown. 

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Supreme Court’s decision granting land title to First Nation positive step forward

The Supreme Court of Canada’s ruling last week to recognize for the first time in Canada aboriginal title to a specific tract of land, to the Tsilhqot’in people in British Columbia, is a landmark decision and a positive step forward in the relationship between First Nations and the Crown. 

  

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