Thompson Rivers University’s Human Rights Committee of the Faculty Association and the Shuswap Nation Tribal Council are pleased to present an evening session discussing the Tsilhqot’in Nation title ruling of the Supreme Court of Canada (Tsilhqot’in Nation v. British Columbia, 2014 SCC 44).
This information session will host a panel of guest speakers, including Chief Joseph Alphonse of the Tsilhqot’in Nation, TRU Law Professor Nicole Schabus, and Secwepemc Chiefs Wayne Christian (Splatsín) and Ron Ignace (Skeetchestn). Speakers will provide an overview of the case, its potential impacts to the future of all Canadians, and what this decision might mean in the traditional territory, Secwepemcúlecw.
The session will be held Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6pm in the Irving K. Barber Centre, House of Learning Building at TRU.
All welcome at this free public event!
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