Recently in the News


Edmonton panel says Daniels decision promising for Métis but hard work is still ahead

Edmonton Journal (Jan 27, 2017)

Manitoba Métis Federation sign MOU following historic Supreme Court land ruling

CBC News (May 27, 2016)

(Federal Minister) Mihychuk discusses inclusion of Métis in Aborginal training, skills strategy

Alberta Sweetgrass (April 26, 2016)

What a landmark ruling (Daniels) means – and doesn’t – for Métis, non-status Indians

CBC News (April 16, 2016)


AUC approves west route for Fort McMurray West power line

Barrhead News (Feb 28, 2017)

Northern Gateway Project:

Calgary Herald (Dec 02, 2016)

Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion:

Straight [dot] com (Nov 29, 2016)

OLDER NEWS (pre-2016)

N.W.T. Métis Nation signs AIP, draws outrage from other groups

CBC News (August 10, 2015)

Signing of the Northwest Territory Métis Nation Land and Resources Agreement-in-Principle

Canada Newswire (July 31, 2015)

Northern Community Leaders Assert Métis Rights in Ile a la Crosse, Saskatchewan

MNC (July 26, 2015)

Ministers on Task to Implement the Objectives of UN Declaration on Indigenous Rights

Government of Alberta (July 09, 2015)


Métis and “non-status” Indians qualify as “Indians” under the 1867 Constitution Act (Daniels Case):

Supreme Court Métis ruling perceived as ‘game changer’ (April 29, 2016)

Supreme Court Sides with First Nation in British Columbia (Tsilhqot’in Case)

CBC (June 26, 2014)

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Alberta Métis Rights Case (Hirsekorn Case):

APTN (Jan 27, 2014)

Vancouver Sun (Jan 23, 2014)

Manitoba Métis Federation Win Land Claim (MMF Case):

Winnipeg Free Press – Supreme Court Decision (March 08, 2013)

The Powley Decision (Supreme Court Ruling):

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Affairs Canada (2003)