Archive for ‘Summaries Sunday’ Feature
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.
DETLOR v. BRANTFORD (CITY), 2013 ONCA 560
1. CASE SUMMARY
Areas of Law: Municipal law; Aboriginal law; Constitutional and Charter law
~Bylaws containing specific reference to identifiable individuals in their preamble, and affecting Aboriginal people, will not be held to be invalid if they are of general application and do not touch on the “core of Indianness”~
Background: The Haudenosaunee people claimed unsurrendered rights to land in the . . . [more]