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Top court upholds Ontario's logging rights on First Nations land

from The Globe and Mail

Aboriginal communities cannot always look to the federal government to protect their rights, after the Supreme Court ruled that the provinces have the power to oversee development of aboriginal lands by outside businesses. Taken together with the same court’s ruling two weeks ago on aboriginal rights to control their ancestral lands, the decision affirms the rights of provinces but also demands a high standard of those governments in protecting native interests. more

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