Roger William v. Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of BC

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Roger William v. Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of BC

Roger William, on his own behalf and on behalf of all other members of the Xeni Gwet’in First Nations Government and on behalf of all other members of the Tsilhqot’in Nation v. Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of British Columbia and the Regional Manager of the Cariboo Forest Region, et al. (November 7, 2013)
Case # 34986

Roger William has filed a claim on behalf of members of the Xeni Gwet’in First Nations Government members of the Tsilhqot’in Nation. Roger William is the former chief of the Xeni Gwet’in First Nation. Williams filed a claim seeking recognition of aboriginal title to two tracts of land in the Tsilhqot’in traditional territory. The tracts of land are located in a remote part of the Chilcotin region of central British Columbia and consist mainly of undeveloped land.