First Nations

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Canada, three Indigenous bands reach MOU on day scholar settlement process

By James Peters
October 11, 2017 - 11:12am

KAMLOOPS — After years of litigation, three Canadian First Nations bands have reached a 'Memorandum of Understanding' (MOU) with the Canadian government as they look to have day scholars recognized and included in the government's Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement.

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Hearings begin for First Nations, environmental group opposed to Trans Mountain

By The Canadian Press
October 1, 2017 - 7:25am

VANCOUVER — Several First Nations, municipalities and environmental groups that are opposed to the approval process of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in British Columbia will be arguing their position in the Federal Court of Appeal over the next two weeks.