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Chief Judy Wilson speaks to reporters about Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion at the Assembly of First Nations Special Chief Assembly, at the Hilton Lac-Leamy in Gatineau, Que. on May 2, 2018. Photo by Alex Tétreault

Kinder Morgan shareholders' vote for environmental accountability seen as victory by Trans Mountain opponents

A group of Canadian Indigenous leaders reaffirmed their opposition to the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion at parent company Kinder Morgan’s annual shareholder meeting in Houston on Wednesday. In a move seen as a victory for the project's opponents, shareholders voted for two of three non-binding proposals calling for improved environmental reporting.
Kinder Morgan, pipeline protest, Trans Mountain expansion, Burnaby, National Energy Board

Tsleil-Waututh lawyer says new Trans Mountain evidence casts shadow over Trudeau government's 'consultation'

The Tsleil-Waututh Nation "is of the view that the new evidence, viewed in the larger context of the existing evidence which is already before the Court, casts further unfavorable light on Canada's approach to 'consultation' with TWN," wrote lawyer Scott Smitt in a letter sent to the Federal Court of Appeal on April 29, 2018.