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    Appeals court in Canada rules for Metis in Indian status caes

    The Federal Court of Appeal in Canada has sided with the Metis people in an landmark case.
    The court held that the Metis people fall under the definition of “Indians” in the Constitution Act of 1867. That means they are entitled to the same rights and benefits as status Indians, including the right to be consulted on decisions that affect their interests.

    Source indianz.com

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