Her Majesty the Queen v. Richard Lee Desautel

Supreme Court Hearings

Her Majesty the Queen v. Richard Lee Desautel

Whether constitutional protection of Aboriginal rights contained in s. 35 of the Constitution Act, 1982 extends to an Aboriginal group that does not reside in Canada – Whether phrase “aboriginal peoples of Canada” in s. 35 includes a collective located in United States of America – Applicability of Wildlife Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 488.

(Case No. 38734) (October 8, 2020)