Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs

Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs

December 20, 2006 16:34 ET

Morris and Olsen – Supreme Court of Canada Decision

Attention: Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, Environment Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor VANCOUVER, BC, MEDIA ADVISORY--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 20, 2006) - PRESS CONFERENCE: Morris and Olsen - Supreme Court of Canada Decision
WHERE: 500 - 342 Water Street, Vancouver BC
WHEN: Thursday, December 21 - 10:30 A.M.

Representatives will be hosting a press conference in Vancouver to speak to the Supreme Court of Canada's decision in Ivan Morris et al v. Her Majesty The Queen. The Supreme Court of Canada's consideration stems from night hunting charges brought against two Tsartlip hunters,
Ivan Morris and Karl Olsen.

First Nations representatives:
Ivan Morris, Tsartlip First Nation
Karl Olsen, Tsartlip First Nation
Louise Mandell & Ardith Walkem, Legal Counsel
Chief Chris Tom, Tsartlip First Nation
Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, President, Union of BC Indian Chiefs /For further information: Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, President - UBCIC (250) 490-5314/ IN: ENVIRONMENT, JUSTICE, POLITICS, SOCIAL

Contact Information

  • Don Tom, Councilor, Tsartlip First Nation
    Primary Phone: 250-813-3315