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TREATIES AND AGREEMENTS - Land claims agreements - Practice and procedure Courts - Jurisdiction

Friday, December 01, 2017 @ 12:47 PM  

Appeal by the First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun and others from a Yukon Court of Appeal judgment allowing in part the appeal from a decision ordering the government of Yukon (Yukon) to reconduct its consultation as part of the land use plan approval process pertaining to the Peel Watershed. This consultation was prescribed by the Umbrella Final Agreement, which established a collaborative regional land use planning process that was adopted in modern land claims agreements between Yukon, Canada, and First Nations. For almost a decade,...