On September 26, the British Columbia Supreme Court issued its ruling in the case of Gitxaała v.
Environmental Law Alert Blog
Through our Environmental Law Alert blog, West Coast keeps you up to date on the latest developments and issues in environmental law. This includes:
- proposed changes to the law that will weaken, or strengthen, environmental protection;
- stories and situations where existing environmental laws are failing to protect the environment; and
- emerging legal strategies that could be used to protect our environment.
This is a detailed analysis of the case – stay tuned for a shorter summary coming soon
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