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My Indigenous Law Summer Student Experience at the CRT By Beth Fox, Indigenous Law Summer Student I am a Blood Tribe member from Treaty 7 territory in Southern Alberta and have been a guest on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen-speaking peoples since 2018. Three years ago I began the joint degree program in Canadian Common Law (JD) and Indigenous Legal Orders (JID) at...

Posted by the CRT on September 7, 2021

Introducing the CRT’s 2021 Summer Student The CRT is very excited to welcome Beth Fox. Beth will be working with the CRT as a summer student from May to August 2021. Beth is a Blood Tribe member from Treaty 7 territory in Southern Alberta. She received her Bachelor of Social Work in 2013 and her Masters of Social Work in 2018...

Posted by the CRT on May 3, 2021

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Public Consultation: CRT Reconcili(action) Plan The Civil Resolution Tribunal (CRT) is committed to reconciliation with Indigenous peoples. We acknowledge the historical and ongoing impacts of systemic racism, colonialism, and the residential school system on Indigenous peoples. We also recognize the resulting trauma, limited access to justice, and barriers to Indigenous representation, including among CRT staff and tribunal members. The CRT...

Posted by the CRT on January 12, 2021

Introducing the CRT Navigator Hello. My name is Claire Leckie. I am excited to be the CRT’s first Navigator! I gratefully and respectfully acknowledge that my home and work spans across the traditional territories of 198 First Nations and 38 Métis chartered communities in British Columbia. I have been working with the CRT for over two years and am...

Posted by the CRT on September 29, 2020

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My Indigenous Law Summer Student Experience at the CRT Taanishi, Kaitlyn Hait dishinihkaashoon! Hello, my name is Kaitlyn Hait! I am a proud member of Métis Nation BC and the Métis Kelowna Association. I’m going into my third year in the JD/JID Common Law and Indigenous Legal Orders Law Degree at UVIC. This summer, I worked at the CRT in the position of Indigenous...

Posted by the CRT on September 9, 2020

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Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples by Kaitlyn Hait, CRT Indigenous Law Summer Student Taanishi, Kaitlyn Hait dishinihkaashoon! Hello, my name is Kaitlyn Hait! I am a proud member of Métis Nation BC and the Métis Kelowna Association. I’m going into my third year in the JD/JID Common Law and Indigenous Legal Orders Law Degree at UVIC. This summer, I am...

Posted by the CRT on August 28, 2020