On Monday, November 10, 2014, Thompson Rivers University – Williams Lake Campus will host a discussion panel regarding the recent Supreme Court of Canada ruling of the Tsilhqot'in Nation land title (Tsilhqot'in Nation v. British Columbia, 2014 SCC 44).
The panel is jointly organized by the Tsilhqot'in National Government (TNG) and the TRU Law School in Kamloops. The purpose of the panel is to provide information to Cariboo-Chilcotin residents regarding the history and implications of the Tsilhqot'in Land Title Decision.
Dr. Ray Sanders, Executive Director of the Williams Lake Campus, says this is an excellent opportunity for both the community and the university, "TRU WL is happy to bring an amazing group of people together who are all volunteering their time and energy to provide expertise on one of the most important Supreme Court of Canada decisions in recent history," he says. "We need public forums to better understand the implications of the decision."