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Our Briefs focus on topical and pressing issues affecting communities on the ground and ideas that challenge the status quo.
November 14, 2019
Injunctions by First Nations: Results of a National Study
After reviewing over 100 cases of injunctions filed by and against First Nations, we believe that this legal tool reinforces the impossible position of First Nation parties when they appear before Canadian courts. This brief provides a summary of just a slim subset of data collected in the largest national research project that exists to date on the use of injunctive relief by and against First Nations in Canada. READ MORE