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Media Coverage quotes Chuck Willms and Kevin O'Callaghan on the lack of federal definition of consent in the mining industry

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“No federal definition of consent creates uncertainty for miners” by Jennifer Brown,

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“When it comes to resource companies getting assurance they have in fact reached consent with First Nations groups to proceed with exploration, the absence of a proper definition of the word “consent” from the federal government has left miners and their lawyers considering various formulas to determine if they really do have consent.”


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