Northern Canada: town’s fight to switch power distributors reaches Northwest Territories Supreme Court

A case that has implications for the cost and distribution of electricity in eight Northwest Territories communities, including the capital

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Supreme Court’s crab fishing ruling reaffirms Norway’s exclusive rights over Svalbard waters

The Svalbard Treaty does not prevent Norway from punishing companies that engage in catch without permission, the judges say. The

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U.S. government shutdown will doom Arctic projects in court, critics say

Now that U.S. President Donald Trump has agreed to temporarily fund the Interior Department, the Coast Guard and other closed

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Constitutional challenge mounted for Indigenous man charged with illegal caribou hunting in Atlantic Canada

Innu Nation hunters who are in provincial court in Labrador, Atlantic Canada this week are making a constitutional challenge against

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Indigenous man in Northern Canada who was denied interpreter in court granted mistrial

A man whose first language is Tlicho, but who was never given an interpreter in court, has been granted a

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Judge rules three-year mandatory minimum ‘abhorrent and intolerable’ in Canada’s east-Arctic

A Nunavut judge has struck down a three-year mandatory minimum firearms sentence as cruel and unusual punishment. It’s yet another

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Canada: no help available for children in northern Quebec scarred by mother’s murder, court hears

Nellie Angutiguluk’s three children are in dire need of counselling in the wake of their mother’s murder — something which

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Russia charges former Norwegian border inspector with espionage

Norwegian officials keep silent about Frode Berg’s alleged connections with the military intelligence service. Frode Berg’s Norwegian lawyer Brynjulf Risnes

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