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Canada and the United States: Unidentical Twins - 10/21 Daypass - Canada and Indigenous Peoples: Where Are We?
Professor Metallic will provide an overview of the legal protection provide to Indigenous peoples under Canadian law and provide some critical perspective of this law as it compares, drawing out some of the divergence between Canadian and US law in this regard. Naomi Metallic (BA (Dalhousie), LLL (Ottawa), LLM (Osgoode), is Chair in Aboriginal Law and Policy at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and is currently pursuing her Ph.D. at the University of Alberta. Since 2015 she has been on the "Best Lawyer in Canada" list for Aboriginal Law. A member of the Listuguj Mìgmaq First Nation, she is the first Indigenous lawyer to clerk at the Supreme Court of Canada. Her publications and presentations focus on how Canadian law can be harnessed to promote the well-being and self-determination of Canada’s Indigenous peoples.
Event Type : Thursday Morning Lecture Series      
Category : Series 1 - Canada
Date(s) : 10/21/2021
Day of Week : Thursday
Time : 10:00 - 11:30 AM
Location : Online
Fee : $10.00
Event Status : OPEN