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A video explanation of the potential implications of the recent Canadian Supreme Court in favor of the land claim of Tsilhqot'in First Nation.

Video: Tsilhqot'in First Nation Ruling Could Affect Pipeline Projects

ICTMN Staff
7/3/14

Canada is still reeling from the June 26 Supreme Court of Canada ruling that handed the Tsilhqot'in First Nation title to its land in British Columbia, posing a potential game-changer for indigenous land rights and the way treaties are handled. In this video a leading Canadian journalist explores some of the implications of this ruling.

RELATED: Major Victory: Canadian Supreme Court Hands Tsilhqot’in Aboriginal Title

The ruling could have major implications for some pipeline projects, and thus resonates strongly with indigenous concerns in the United States. Stay tuned to ICTMN for more exploration of the implications of this paradigm shift of a court ruling in the coming days and weeks. Meanwhile the video below explains some of what the ruling could portend. 

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