ADAM OLSEN -- Unfortunately, it appears the BC NDP are still invested in the 1950's British Columbia Dream
|Green Party MLA and Interim|
Leader Adam Olsen
It's why I can stand here today and can rightly celebrate building one of the world's strongest climate economic policies and oppose each attempt to use it to greenwash the expansion of the fossil fuel industry.
After millions of dollars spent on some 13 years in court, with 318 days of presenting evidence at trial, the Wet’suwet’en, together with the Gitxsan, won a landmark victory in the Supreme Court of Canada's 1997 Delgamuukw decision. The court ordered another trial due to the trial judge's improper rejection of important Indigenous evidence but explicitly encouraged good-faith negotiation rather than further litigation.