Three More Native Legal Wins in Fisheries
Not every native legal win qualifies. Having said that they are still native wins! Read my full article on First Perspective – Three More Native Legal Wins in Fisheries (but I’m not counting them!).
Taken together, these three fishery rulings, on both coasts, show that natives are assuming their new mantle as ‘Resource Rulers’ in a responsible and fair-minded fashion. It appears, going forward, that it’s intended to be an inclusive fishery with key protections for the native subsistence lifestyle.
Do we have to have our courts telling us this simple premise time-and-again?