Canada’s bias meant improper consultations: First Nations challenging pipeline – Bowen Island Undercurrent

by ahnationtalk on July 10, 201921 Views

July 9, 2019

VANCOUVER — Six First Nations that have filed another legal challenge against the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion say Canada’s ownership of the corporation behind the project created a bias that prevented full consultations as ordered by the Federal Court of Appeal.

Chief Leah George-Wilson of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation said Canada had an opportunity to “get it right” but failed to take environmental risks into consideration as part of a rushed consultation process.

Read More: https://www.bowenislandundercurrent.com/canada-s-bias-meant-improper-consultations-first-nations-challenging-pipeline-1.23879898

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