Supreme Court decision supports K.I.’s sovereignty, chief says

A declaration made by the Tsilhquot'in that started their 25-year journey to last week's Supreme Court ruling is familiar to one northern Ontario chief. The Tsilhquot'in issued the Nemaiah Declaration back in 1989. It asserted Tsilhquot'in jurisdiction over the land which would become the heart of land mark court decision recognizing Aboriginal title to that land. Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug (K.I.), […]