Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Aboriginal Law
Jurisdiction: 
Canada
Publication date: 
2021-11-29
ISBN: 
9781731984777
Carswell

Annotated Aboriginal Law: The Constitution, Legislation, Treaties and Supreme Court of Canada Case Summaries 2022, Softbound book

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Annotated Aboriginal Law: The Constitution, Legislation, Treaties and Supreme Court of Canada Case Summaries 2022 is written by experienced Aboriginal law practitioners at First Peoples Law. Shin Imai, Osgoode Hall Law School, is the founding author.

It features the Indian Act and selected regulations, accompanied by hundreds of annotations and section-by-section summaries of all significant court decisions interpreting or applying the legislation.

It also includes annotations of case law under section 91(24) of the Constitution Act, 1867 (division of powers), sections 2, 15 and 25 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (fundamental freedoms, equality rights and Aboriginal rights and freedoms not affected by the Charter), and section 35 of the Constitution Act, 1982 (Aboriginal and Treaty rights). It also includes essays on the top issues in Indigenous rights law in 2021.

New sections include:

  • First Peoples Law Commentary
  • Injunctions - Blockades and Protests

New legislation includes:

  • United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act, S.C. 2021, c. 14

Case law highlights include:

- R. v. Desautel, 2021 SCC 17

- Southwind v. Canada, 2021 SCC 28

- Restoule v. Canada (Attorney General), 2021 ONCA 779

- Dickson v. Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation, 2021 YKCA 5

- Ahousaht Indian Band and Nation v. Canada (Attorney General), 2021 BCCA 155

Carswell

Annotated Aboriginal Law: The Constitution, Legislation, Treaties and Supreme Court of Canada Case Summaries 2022, Softbound book

Availability:

Description

Annotated Aboriginal Law: The Constitution, Legislation, Treaties and Supreme Court of Canada Case Summaries 2022 is written by experienced Aboriginal law practitioners at First Peoples Law. Shin Imai, Osgoode Hall Law School, is the founding author.

It features the Indian Act and selected regulations, accompanied by hundreds of annotations and section-by-section summaries of all significant court decisions interpreting or applying the legislation.

It also includes annotations of case law under section 91(24) of the Constitution Act, 1867 (division of powers), sections 2, 15 and 25 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (fundamental freedoms, equality rights and Aboriginal rights and freedoms not affected by the Charter), and section 35 of the Constitution Act, 1982 (Aboriginal and Treaty rights). It also includes essays on the top issues in Indigenous rights law in 2021.

New sections include:

  • First Peoples Law Commentary
  • Injunctions - Blockades and Protests

New legislation includes:

  • United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act, S.C. 2021, c. 14

Case law highlights include:

- R. v. Desautel, 2021 SCC 17

- Southwind v. Canada, 2021 SCC 28

- Restoule v. Canada (Attorney General), 2021 ONCA 779

- Dickson v. Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation, 2021 YKCA 5

- Ahousaht Indian Band and Nation v. Canada (Attorney General), 2021 BCCA 155