Manitoba First Nations hoping to appeal to Supreme Court on outlet channel decision – CTV News
April 14, 2021
WINNIPEG — The Interlake Reserves Tribal Council (IRTC) has filed an application of leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada after an appeals court struck down an injunction on the Lake Manitoba, Lake St. Martin outlet channels project.
In February, CTV News Winnipeg reported the court overturned the injunction against the project, which was filed by First Nations communities. The IRTC represents these First Nations communities.
At the time, the premier called it a temporary victory for the project, which is a $540 million flood protection plan to drain water from Lake Manitoba to Lake Winnipeg vis Lake St. Martin.
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