Feb 6th 2010
Blog posts : "treaty"
gave nearly 20% of Vancouver Island to a railway company
traditional territory handed over to private interests to build the railway was illegal
A Vancouver Island native group has won a ruling that will force the Canadian government to defend its domestic human rights
Vancouver Island property is not up for dicussion.
March 31 2009
Government responds to rights complaint
Hul’qumi’num Treaty Group members say 270,000 hectares of traditional territory were illegally confiscated from them as part of the 1884 E&N Railway grant. The Vancouver Island property is now privately owned and not up for discussion at the trea…
Vancouver Island Rail News #2
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