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Type: Newspaper Article

Title: Native-only fishery ruled not discriminatory

Date: June 15 2006

Author(s): George Hamilton Wawmeesh , Ha-Shilth-Sa

Newspaper Name: Ha-Shilth-Sa

Description: Vancouver - The BC Court of Appeal has ruled that BC's Native-only fisheries programs are not discriminatory. "Our prediction came true," said Richard Watts, the then fisheries representative for Tseshaht when they gained Intervenor status in the case. "It's not unconstitutional for our people to do what we do."...

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Geographic-general: West Coast Vancouver Island

Format: Digital

Language: English