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First Nation appeals after losing bid for warning on mineral claims during TLE process – Regina Leader-Post

A First Nation north of Regina is appealing to Saskatchewan’s highest court after losing its bid to get inside information on mineral rights applications in a wide swath of Saskatchewan. A Court of Queen’s Bench Justice concluded George Gordon First Nation was trying to get the “jump” on potash companies, but the lawyer representing the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 8, 202025 Views

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Spike in deaths, majority Indigenous children, reported to Saskatchewan child advocate: report – Globalnews.ca

April 30, 2020 There was a significant increase in the number of deaths reported to Saskatchewan’s child advocate last year, the majority of them Indigenous children. In 2019, the Saskatchewan Advocate for Children and Youth was notified of 34 deaths — up from an average of 21 deaths over the last five years, according to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 1, 202040 Views

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Canada Must Ensure First Nations Rights, Title and Jurisdiction Are Respected in Trans Mountain Expansion Project

Canada Must Ensure First Nations Rights, Title and Jurisdiction Are Respected in Trans Mountain Expansion Project February 4, 2020 (Ottawa, ON) – Following the Federal Court of Appeal’s decision today on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says the federal government must ensure that First Nations’ […]

by ahnationtalk on February 4, 202072 Views

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Sask First Nations call for end to practice of ‘birth alerts’ – CBC

Feb 04, 2020 BC, Manitoba announce end to placement of newborns into provincial care The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) says Saskatchewan must join other provinces and end the practice of “birth alerts.” A Saskatchewan government official said the practice is under review. A birth alert is issued when there is concern for the […]

by ahnationtalk on February 4, 202046 Views

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‘We want this to happen:’ First Nation in Saskatchewan moves to handle its own child services – Toronto Star

Feb. 2, 2020 COWESSESS, SASK.—A Saskatchewan chief says his First Nation is not waiting on Ottawa to announce funding before the band works toward taking over its own child welfare. Cowessess First Nation, about 170 kilometres east of Regina, is one of at least eight Indigenous groups in Western Canada and Ontario that have notified […]

by ahnationtalk on February 3, 202052 Views

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An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and Families

An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and Families NOVEMBER 8, 2019 New federal child welfare legislation, An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children youth and families, is coming into force on January 1, 2020. This legislation will bring significant positive changes to First Nations Child and Family Services, while […]

by ahnationtalk on January 8, 202084 Views

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Assembly of First Nations in Court to Challenge Government’s Attempt to Overturn Human Rights Tribunal Ruling on Compensation for First Nations Children and Families

Assembly of First Nations in Court to Challenge Government’s Attempt to Overturn Human Rights Tribunal Ruling on Compensation for First Nations Children and Families (Ottawa, ON): The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is in federal court on Monday, November 25 to oppose the federal government’s Judicial Review of the recent Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) […]

by ahnationtalk on November 25, 201993 Views

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Saskatchewan Granted Leave To Intervene In Trans Mountain Appeal

November 4, 2019 Saskatchewan has been granted leave to intervene in the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion hearing before the Federal Court of Appeal in support of the pipeline’s construction. Saskatchewan will be intervening in support of the federal government by arguing that the project was properly approved.  The Federal Court will hear arguments on whether […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 201977 Views

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Sask. defence lawyers applaud Ont. judge’s ruling allowing jury selection challenges – CBC

A Hamilton judge’s decision has caught the attention of Saskatchewan attorneys Nov 06, 2019 Saskatchewan defence attorneys are welcoming a Hamilton, Ont., superior court judge’s decision to uphold the old system of peremptory challenges during jury selection — a system that came under fire and was turfed following the 2018 Gerald Stanley trial. On Monday, […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 201972 Views

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Saskatchewan granted intervener status in First Nations TMX project appeal – Times Colonist

November 4, 2019 REGINA — The Saskatchewan government says it has been granted leave to intervene in an appeal over construction of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. The province says it is intervening in support of the federal government by arguing that the expansion project was properly approved. The Federal Court of Appeal in British […]

by ahnationtalk on November 5, 201979 Views

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