One Sunday each month OnPoint Legal Research provides Slaw with an extended summary of, and counsel’s commentary on, an important case from the British Columbia, Alberta, or Ontario court of appeal.
Calaheson v Gift Lake Metis Settlement, 2016 ABCA 185
AREAS OF LAW: Local elections; Eligibility to run; Eligibility to vote; Metis and Indian status
~In deciding whether to annul an election, it is not necessary to engage in mathematical analyses if, over all, there are sufficient irregularities to cast doubt on the election’s integrity.~
BACKGROUND: Jason Anderson was ineligible to run in the Respondent Gift Lake Metis Settlement’s general . . . [more]