Morris and his council spent 60 days in jail in 2008 for peacefully blocking Platinex
The Court in Platinex
Inc v Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation, (2008] 2 CNLR 201,2008 CanLII 11049 (Ont Sup Ct) at para 44 held that "if two systems of law are allowed to exist--one for aboriginals and one for the non-aboriginals, the rule of law will disappear and be replaced by chaos.
has been granted the option to acquire the Nabish Lake nickel-copper-PGE property, located 20 kilometres south of Dryden, from Rubicon Minerals.
The story the author tells of the confrontation in Northern Ontario between Platinex
KI leadership also rejected a compromise proposed by Ontario Aboriginal Affairs Minister Michael Bryant that would have contributed to the band's legal costs and required Platinex
to consult with natives.
had been in consultation for seven years, but the province had almost no involvement until litigation commenced.
20 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 12, James Trusler, President and CEO of Platinex
The land claim process began following the arrest and incarceration of six KI leaders, including Chief Donny Morris, in 2008 as they protested Platinex
Mining company claims near Big Trout Lake in KI traditional territory.
5-million government buyout of the claims of two other juniors, Platinex
and God's Lake Resources, that had confrontations with the Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation.
67) See generally The University of British Columbia, Faculty of Law, "The Canadian Constitutional Duty to Consult Aboriginal Peoples: Platinex
Prior to listing Platinex
closed two separate unbrokered private placements of an aggregate 1,164,726 common shares for aggregate proceeds of $306,407.
5 million to buy out the claims of two companies, Platinex
and God's Lake Resources, after a series of confrontations with K.