Sinixt Appeal Documents…
Sinixt Legal case Re:
Sunshine Logging (2004) Ltd. Tom Prior et. al.
BCSC File No. 15939 (Nelson)
Sinixt Appeal Documents (pdf)
Sinixt Nation Injunction Reply
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Sinixt Court Decision- Date Changed
The court hearing regarding the Sinixt and Pery Ridge concluded on February 4 in BC Supreme Court in Vancouver, BC. The results will be known on February 25 (originally decision was for Feb. 18 now postponed to Feb. 25 at 9:00, when Justice Willcock gives his oral reasons for judgment. The question before the courts is whether or not the petitioners who requested a judicial review of the Perry Ridge timber sale process on behalf of the Sinixt have proper legal standing to represent the Sinixt. Here, outside the Vancouver court are from left to right are Marilyn Burgoon, Perry Ridge Water Users Association, Marilyn James, appointed spokesperson for Sinixt Nation, Robert Watt, Caretaker, Vallican Burial Grounds, and Harry Wong, Sinixt, grandson of Alex Christian, who resided at Brilliant, outside Castlegar, BC where a memorial now stands.