Editorial: In Tsilhqot'in decision, 'duty to consult' becomes 'requirement for consent'

As everyone involved in natural resource extraction in B.C. is now well aware, the June 26 decision by the Supreme Court of Canada declaring that the small Tsilhqot’in First Nation holds aboriginal title over 1,750 sq. km in central B.C....

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