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First Nations armed with Supreme Court ruling put mines in their sights (Business Vancouver)

Within hours of a June 26 Supreme Court of Canada decision confirming aboriginal title of the Tsilhqot’in First Nation, the Tahltan First Nation announced it too planned to launch an aboriginal rights and title claim.

And in both cases, the main drivers behind the push for recognition of their rights to land in their territories are mines that neither First Nation want.

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